Tardif Family History

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Tardif Name Meaning

English and French (Channel Islands): nickname for a sluggish person, from Middle English, Old French tardif ‘slow’ (Late Latin tardivus, for classical Latin tardus).

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


Similar surnames: Tardio, Jardin, Tarin, Tardie, Tardiff, Gardin, Bardin, Tarte, Tassin

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Tardif Family Origin

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Tardif Family Occupations

What did your Tardif ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Tardif occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 14% of Tardif's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Tardif family was Slate Merchant. Annuitant, Retired Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tardif.

View Census data for Tardif | Data not to scale

  • Annuitant

    14%
  • Retired Farmer

    9%
  • Shoemaker

    9%
  • Slate Merchant

    9%

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

Tardif Historical Records

What Tardif family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tardif. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tardif 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tardif. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tardif. For the veterans among your Tardif ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tardif Life Expectancy

What is the average Tardif lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Tardif life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tardif in 1960 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tardif

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tardif 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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