Canard Family History

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Canard Name Meaning

French: from canard ‘duck’, probably a nickname for someone thought to resemble a duck in some way. Perhaps an altered spelling of Scottish Kinnard, an early spelling of Kinnaird.

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


Similar surnames: Canary, Pinard, Connard, Conard, Kynard, Mainard, Agard, Bayard

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Canard Family Origin

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Canard Family Occupations

What did your Canard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Paint Salesman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Canard. 50% of Canard men worked as a Paint Salesman and 40% of Canard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Canard were Traveller (catering) and Shop Assistant Fashions

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Paint Salesman
    50%
  • Traveller (catering)
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Hotel Proprietress
    20%
  • Hotel Reception Clerk
    20%
  • Shop Assistant Fashions
    20%

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

Canard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Canard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canard 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 688 immigration records available for the last name Canard. 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 489 military records available for the last name Canard. For the veterans among your Canard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canard Life Expectancy

What is the average Canard lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Canard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Canard in 1964 was 80, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canard 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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