Henard Family History

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Henard Name Meaning

French (Hénard) and German: from the Germanic personal name Hainhard, composed of the elements hagin ‘enclosure’, ‘safe place’ + hard ‘strong’, ‘hardy’.

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

Similar surnames: Herard, Lenard, Leonard, Reynard, Howard, Huard, Hellard, Manard

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Henard Family Origin

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Henard Family Occupations

What did your Henard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Henard occupation in the UK was Railway Signalman. 50% of Henard's were Railway Signalmans. Railway Signalman and Surveyor Highways were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Henard.

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  • Railway Signalman

  • Surveyor Highways


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

Henard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Henard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henard 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 334 immigration records available for the last name Henard. 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 486 military records available for the last name Henard. For the veterans among your Henard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henard Life Expectancy

What is the average Henard lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Henard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Henard in 1946 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henard 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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