Milde Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Milde Name Meaning

German and Dutch: nickname from Middle High German milde, Middle Dutch mild(e) ‘kind’, ‘gentle’, ‘compassionate’, ‘generous’. German: habitational name from Milda in Thuringia.

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

Similar surnames: Wilde, Melde, Linde, Gilde, Molle, Milder, Hilke, Mille, Millen

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Milde Family Origin

Where is the Milde family from?

Milde Family Occupations

What did your Milde ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Milde occupation in the UK was Coffee House Keeper. 50% of Milde's were Coffee House Keepers. Coffee House Keeper and Merchant Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Milde.

View Census data for Milde | Data not to scale

  • Coffee House Keeper

  • Merchant Tailor


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

Milde Historical Records

What Milde family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Milde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Milde

Passenger List

There are 25,000 immigration records available for the last name Milde. 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.

View all Milde immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Milde. For the veterans among your Milde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Milde military records

You've only scratched the surface of Milde family history.

Milde Life Expectancy

What is the average Milde lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Milde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Milde in 1953 was 55, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milde 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.

Look up another name