Hards Name Meaning

English: from the possessive case of the personal name Hard, denoting a son or servant of someone called Hard.

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


Similar surnames: Hard, Hardt, Hardy, Harms, Mars, Harts, Harmes, Hand, Herde, Gard

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Hards Family Origin

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Hards Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Laundress

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hards occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Hards's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hards. A less common occupation for the Hards family was Carpenter.

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Hards Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Hards life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hards in 1947 was 33, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hards

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