Savard Family History

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Savard Name Meaning

topographic name, from Old French savart ‘uncultivated land’, ‘waste land’. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sab-, sav-, of uncertain meaning + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Savary, Bovard, Agard, Manard, Simard, Seward, Harvard, Hazard

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Savard Family Origin

Where is the Savard family from?

Savard Family Occupations

What did your Savard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Savard. 20% of Savard men worked as a Carpenter joiner and 56% of Savard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Savard were Journyman Poulterer and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter joiner
    20%
  • Grace Defence Labourer
    20%
  • Jobbing Gardener
    20%
  • Journyman Poulterer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    56%
  • Campanion Help
    12%
  • Grocery Bookeeper Assistant
    12%
  • Private Means
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Savard Historical Records

What Savard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 63,000 census records available for the last name Savard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Savard

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Savard. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Savard. For the veterans among your Savard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Savard Life Expectancy

What is the average Savard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Savard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Savard in 1951 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Savard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Savard 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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