Velde Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Velle, from velli, the dative singular of Old Norse vollr ‘field’, ‘meadow’. Dutch: variant of Vandervelde.

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


Similar surnames: Volle, Heide, Helle, Eide, Welde, Vee, Elden, Mele, Gerde, Emde

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Velde Family Origin

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Velde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Hard Ware Store

    13%
  • Housekeper

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Velde family was Housekeper. Farmer, Grocer and Hard Ware Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Velde. The most common Velde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Velde's were Farmers.

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Velde Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Velde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Velde in 1963 was 97, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Velde

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