Byrde Family History

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Byrde Name 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: Borde, Byrne, Byrge, Byrd, Bard, Barre, Bird, Hyde, Bunde, Burden

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Byrde Family Origin

Where is the Byrde family from?

Byrde Family Occupations

What did your Byrde ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Byrde family was J P For Co Of Monmouth (Other Local). The most common Byrde occupation in the UK was (Clergyman) Curate Of Shirenewton. 33% of Byrde's were (Clergyman) Curate Of Shirenewtons. (Clergyman) Curate Of Shirenewton and Clergyman & School Master M.A. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Byrde.

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  • (Clergyman) Curate Of Shirenewton

  • Clergyman & School Master M.A.

  • J P For Co Of Monmouth (Other Local)


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

Byrde Historical Records

What Byrde family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Byrde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Byrde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Byrde

Passenger List

There are 306 immigration records available for the last name Byrde. 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 116 military records available for the last name Byrde. For the veterans among your Byrde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Byrde Life Expectancy

What is the average Byrde lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2000, in the United States, Byrde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Byrde in 1967 was 85, and 56 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byrde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Byrde 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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