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Vaden Name Meaning

Apparently of English origin, but of unexplained etymology. Swedish (Vadén): probably an ornamental name from the place-name element vad- ‘ford’ + the adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius.

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


Similar surnames: Loden, Boden, Gaden, Olden, Carden, Valen, Yaden, Dade, Sader, Vangen

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Vaden Family Origin

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Vaden Family Occupations

What did your Vaden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Vaden occupation in the UK was Carridge Inspector Rly. 50% of Vaden's were Carridge Inspector Rlys. Carridge Inspector Rly and Clerk Outfitters were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vaden.

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  • Carridge Inspector Rly

    50%
  • Clerk Outfitters

    50%

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Vaden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vaden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vaden 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Vaden. 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 Vaden. For the veterans among your Vaden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vaden Life Expectancy

What is the average Vaden lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Vaden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Vaden in 1952 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vaden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vaden 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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