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Pillard Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. Pillard is a French surname, from a derivative of Old French pilleur ‘plunderer’; however, the distribution of the name in the U.S. does not comply with the normal pattern for names of French origin. It could perhaps be an altered form of English Pollard.

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


Similar surnames: Gillard, Pollard, Pillar, Hillard, Billard, Millard, Allard, Willard

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Pillard Family Origin

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Pillard Family Occupations

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  • B A Housemaster And Classical Master At Cheltenham College

    25%
  • Draper (Tally Man)

    25%
  • Glove Cutter

    25%
  • Sailmaker

    25%

In 1881, the most common Pillard occupation in the UK was B A Housemaster And Classical Master At Cheltenham College. 25% of Pillard's were B A Housemaster And Classical Master At Cheltenham Colleges. B A Housemaster And Classical Master At Cheltenham College, Draper (Tally Man) and Glove Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pillard. A less common occupation for the Pillard family was Sailmaker.

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