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Despard Family Origin

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Despard Family Occupations

What did your Despard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Plumber and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Despard. 19% of Despard men worked as a Plumber and 43% of Despard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Despard were Farmer (retired) and Cook (retired)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Plumber
    19%
  • Adverting Agent (executing))
    10%
  • Clerk In Holy Orders
    10%
  • Farmer (retired)
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Private Means
    15%
  • Chronic Invalid
    5%
  • Cook (retired)
    5%

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

Despard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Despard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Despard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Despard. 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 589 military records available for the last name Despard. For the veterans among your Despard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Despard Life Expectancy

What is the average Despard lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Despard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Despard in 1962 was 77, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Despard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Despard 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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