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Colding Name Meaning

Danish: probably a habitational name from Kolding. This was originally the name of a river, from kaldr ‘cold’ + a derivational suffix -ung, hence ‘the cold river’. English: perhaps a spelling variant of Golding.

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


Similar surnames: Golding, Bolding, Codding, Collin, Colling, Cooling, Rolling

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Colding Family Origin

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Colding Family Occupations

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  • Mason

    50%
  • Twister In Cotton Mill

    50%

In 1881, Mason and Twister In Cotton Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colding. The most common Colding occupation in the UK was Mason. 50% of Colding's were Masons.

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