Acord Family History

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Acord Name Meaning

German: Americanized spelling of Eckhardt. French: variant of Achard, which is from an Old French personal name, Achart, a derivative of an ancient Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘bold’, ‘hardy’. Compare English Ackert and Italian Accardi, which are from the same Germanic source.

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

Similar surnames: Agard, Cord, Record, Ford, Amory, Cords, Ord, Lord, Sword, Corn

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Acord Family Origin

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Acord Family Occupations

What did your Acord ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Acord. 15% of Acord men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Acord women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Acord were Labor and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Acord Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Acord. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Acord 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 243 immigration records available for the last name Acord. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Acord. For the veterans among your Acord ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Acord Life Expectancy

What is the average Acord lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Acord life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Acord in 1951 was 72, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Acord 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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