Lard Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a pork butcher, from Old French lard ‘lard’, ‘bacon fat’.

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


Similar surnames: Bard, Gard, Lord, Card, Lark, Ward, Land, Lary, Hard, Bird

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Lard Family Origin

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Lard Family Occupations

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  • Mariner

    22%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Coachman

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lard family was Coachman. Mariner, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lard. The most common Lard occupation in the UK was Mariner. 22% of Lard's were Mariners.

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Lard Historical Records

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Lard Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Lard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lard in 1955 was 58, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lard

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