Moden Family History

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Moden Name Meaning

Swedish (Modén): ornamental name, probably from mo ‘sandy heath’ + the adjectival suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius.

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

Similar surnames: Molen, Roden, Moren, Moder, Loden, Boden, Oden, Vaden, Moen, Modin

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Moden Family Origin

Where is the Moden family from?

Moden Family Occupations

What did your Moden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Moden occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 21% of Moden's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moden. A less common occupation for the Moden family was Brewer & Grocer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Brewer & Grocer


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

Moden Historical Records

What Moden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Moden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moden 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 Moden

Passenger List

There are 681 immigration records available for the last name Moden. 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 828 military records available for the last name Moden. For the veterans among your Moden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moden Life Expectancy

What is the average Moden lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Moden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Moden in 1957 was 65, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moden 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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