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Minden Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places so named, for example in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Menden, Winden, Munden, Linden, Zindel, Marden, Lingen, Linde, Mander

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Minden Family Origin

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Minden Family Occupations

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  • Cab Proprietor

    33%
  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Confectioner

    33%

In 1881, the most common Minden occupation in the UK was Cab Proprietor. 33% of Minden's were Cab Proprietors. A less common occupation for the Minden family was Confectioner. Cab Proprietor and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Minden.

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Minden Historical Records

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Minden Life Expectancy

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