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Hald Family History

Hald Surname Meaning

South German and Danish: topographic name for someone living near or on a slope from Middle High German halde Danish hall ‘slope’ or a habitational name from any of several places in Denmark named from this word.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hall, Hale, Hand, Wald, Halt, Hard, Halm, Hain, Howald, Hold

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Where is the Hald family from?

You can see how Hald families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hald family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hald families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 17 Hald families living in Lancashire. This was about 20% of all the recorded Hald's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Hald families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hald surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hald ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Hald. 100% of Hald women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hald census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Hald lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Hald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hald in 1966 was 69, and 81 in 2004.

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