Huard Name Meaning

from the Germanic personal name Huard, composed of hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Compare Howard. nickname from Old French huard ‘owl’ (a derivative of huer ‘to cry or howl’). There has probably also been some confusion with Houard.

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


Similar surnames: Hard, Howard, Guard, Cunard, Bard, Haro, Hearn, Hazard, Shumard

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Huard Family Origin

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Huard Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    20%
  • Accountant Retired K M Engineer (Navy Off)

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    10%

In 1881, Painter, Accountant Retired K M Engineer (Navy Off) and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huard. The most common Huard occupation in the UK was Painter. 20% of Huard's were Painters. A less common occupation for the Huard family was Carpenter & Joiner.

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Huard Historical Records

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Between 1953 and 2004, Huard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Huard in 1953 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huard

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