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Norden Name Meaning

Swedish (Nordén): ornamental name formed with norr, nord ‘north’ + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius. North German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places so called in East Friesland, Schleswig-Holstein, and former East Prussia. The German surname may have arisen as a topographic name from a field so named because of its northerly aspect. Dutch: patronymic from Nord 3. English: habitational name from a minor place name, probably Norden in West Alvington, Devon, or possibly Norton Green in Stockbury, Kent.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Norder, Nordin, Bowden, Noreen, Gordon, Boden, Nord, Noren, Moren

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Norden Family Origin

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Norden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Foundryman

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norden. A less common occupation for the Norden family was Foundryman. The most common Norden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Norden's were Farmers.

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Norden Historical Records

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Norden Life Expectancy

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