Family History and Genealogy Resources by Surname
Ide Surname Origin
The same as Hide or Hyde, the 'H' being dropped in the pronunciation. Iden, a small town in England.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Ide Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Ide family history than the origin of your surname:
A Ide Family History Thought:
'Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.' -- H. F. Hedge