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Kolden Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German kolt, kolde ‘cold’, a nickname for an unfriendly person; alternatively, it may be a habitational name, a shortened form of Koldenhof ‘cold farm’ in Mecklenburg (standardized form: Kaltenhof, a frequent place name in northern Germany, East Prussia, Bavaria, and Württemberg). Norwegian: habitational name from a farm called Kolden, from Old Norse kollr ‘rounded mountain top’.

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


Similar surnames: Olden, Colden, Koller, Golden, Holden, Volden, Boden, Elden, Kolber

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Kolden Family Origin

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Kolden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Gardener

    25%

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In 1881, the most common Kolden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Kolden's were Farmers. Farmer and Gardener were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kolden.

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Kolden Historical Records

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Kolden Life Expectancy

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