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Volden Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so named, from the definite singular form of voll ‘meadow’ (see Voll).

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


Similar surnames: Wollen, Folden, Odden, Holden, Kolden, Volle, Velde, Colden, Holien

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Volden Family Origin

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Volden Family Occupations

What did your Volden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Volden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Volden's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Volden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Volden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Volden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Volden. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Volden. For the veterans among your Volden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Volden Life Expectancy

What is the average Volden lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Volden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Volden in 1963 was 84, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Volden ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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