Anglo-Saxon culture. Their name comes from having lived in Buckinghamshire, where the Hilden family was associated with the remote hilltop parish of Hillesden.
Early Origins of the Hilden family
Buckinghamshire, where evidence suggests they held a family seat before the Norman Conquest.
Early History of the Hilden family
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Hilden Spelling Variations
spelling variations, including Hillersdon, Hillersden, Hillesden, Hillesdon, Hillsden, Hillsdon, Hilsdon, Hilsden, Hilden, Helden, Hildon and many more.
Early Notables of the Hilden family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hilden family to Ireland
Some of the Hilden family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Hilden family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Hilden were among those contributors:
Hilden Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Hilden Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hilden (post 1700)
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