Giard Family History

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Giard Name Meaning

French: possibly a reduced form of Girard, the French form of Garrett.

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

Similar surnames: Linard, Chard, Garr, Gard, Gourd, Girt, Gillard, Giro, Goard, Picard

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Giard Family Origin

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Giard Family Occupations

What did your Giard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Works In Cotton Mill, Boot Bottomer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giard. A less common occupation for the Giard family was Laborer. The most common Giard occupation in the USA was Works In Cotton Mill. 21% of Giard's were Works In Cotton Mills.

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  • Works In Cotton Mill

  • Boot Bottomer

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Giard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Giard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giard 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 468 immigration records available for the last name Giard. 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 818 military records available for the last name Giard. For the veterans among your Giard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giard Life Expectancy

What is the average Giard lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Giard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Giard in 1946 was 50, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giard 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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