Haldane Family History

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Haldane Name Meaning

Scottish and English: from an old personal name, Old Norse Halfdanr, Old Danish Halfdan, Anglo-Scandinavian Healfdene, meaning ‘half-Dane’. Scottish: variant of Howden.

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

Similar surnames: Halling, Halse, Holgate, Halden, Tallant, Handal, Haddan, Aldana

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Haldane Family Origin

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Haldane Family Occupations

What did your Haldane ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haldane. The most common Haldane occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Haldane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Haldane family was Iron Moulder.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Iron Moulder


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Haldane ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Haldane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Haldane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haldane 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Haldane. 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 Card

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

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Haldane Life Expectancy

What is the average Haldane lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Haldane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Haldane in 1963 was 73, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haldane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haldane 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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