Attard Family History

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Attard Name Meaning

Maltese: variant of Italian Attardo. English: of uncertain origin, perhaps a topographic name for someone living ‘at the hard’. The noun hard, in Essex and elsewhere, denotes a short causeway leading from the shore into the sea, used by fishermen. Alternatively, the reference may have been to an area of firm ground in a marshy area.

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


Similar surnames: Attardo, Agard, Pittard, Allard, Matter, Howard, Maynard, Gard

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Attard Family Origin

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Attard Family Occupations

What did your Attard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Barber and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Attard. 6% of Attard men worked as a Barber and 59% of Attard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Attard were Film Studio Wardrobe Assistant and Charwoman

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Barber
    6%
  • Chemney Sweep
    6%
  • Engine Fitter Dockyard H M
    6%
  • Film Studio Wardrobe Assistant
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Domestic Servant
    12%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    12%
  • Charwoman
    6%

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

Attard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Attard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Attard 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Attard. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Attard. For the veterans among your Attard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Attard Life Expectancy

What is the average Attard lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Attard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Attard in 1960 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

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