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Myde Family History

Myde Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hyde, Lyde, Mode, Myre, Mule, Rye, Mole, More, Rode, Jude

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Where is the Myde family from?

You can see how Myde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Myde family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1891 and 1920. The most Myde families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 6 Myde families living in Kent. This was about 86% of all the recorded Myde's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Myde families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Myde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Myde ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 113 census records available for the last name Myde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Myde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 65 immigration records available for the last name Myde. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 43 military records available for the last name Myde. For the veterans among your Myde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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