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Valder Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone who lived in a forest or wood, Middle Dutch vald, or habitational name from a place named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Walder, Halder, Alder, Sander, Lander, Vader, Calder, Mander, Faller

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Valder Family Origin

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Valder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Physician

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Valder. A less common occupation for the Valder family was Physician. The most common Valder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Valder's were Farmers.

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Valder Historical Records

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Valder Life Expectancy

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