Williard Family History

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Williard Name Meaning

English: variant of Willard. German: variant of Willhardt (see Willert).

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

Similar surnames: Willard, Dilliard, Gilliard, Millard, Milliard, Gillard, Willyard

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Williard Family Origin

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Williard Family Occupations

What did your Williard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assurance Agent and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Williard. 5% of Williard men worked as an Assurance Agent and 52% of Williard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Williard were Cabinet Maker and Daily Domestic Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assurance Agent
  • Biscuit Dough Mixer
  • Builder contractor (managing Director )
  • Cabinet Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Cook General Servan
  • Daily Domestic Work

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

Williard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Williard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Williard 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 711 immigration records available for the last name Williard. 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 Williard. For the veterans among your Williard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Williard Life Expectancy

What is the average Williard lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Williard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Williard in 1941 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Williard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Williard 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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