Dird Family History

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Dird 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: Bird, Aird, Dirk, Hird, Dirr, Bard, Dore, Lord, Hard, Ford

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Dird Family Origin

Where is the Dird family from?

Dird Family Occupations

What did your Dird ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Drayman and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dird. The most common Dird occupation in the USA was Drayman. 50% of Dird's were Draymans.

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  • Drayman

  • Laborer


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

Dird Historical Records

What Dird family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 187 census records available for the last name Dird. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dird 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Dird. 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 241 military records available for the last name Dird. For the veterans among your Dird ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dird Life Expectancy

What is the average Dird lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dird 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dird

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