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Wingard Name Meaning

English: from Middle English winyard ‘vineyard’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a vineyard, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in one. Swedish: ornamental name formed with vin(d)- ‘wind’ + gard ‘farmhouse’, or a habitational name from a place so named.

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


Similar surnames: Weingard, Winegar, Lingard, Bongard, Wind, Winger, Wingate, Winford

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Wingard Family Origin

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Wingard Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • House Painter

    17%
  • Journey Tailor Over 6 Men 20 Women

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Wingard occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 17% of Wingard's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Wingard family was Labourer. Coal Miner, House Painter and Journey Tailor Over 6 Men 20 Women were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wingard.

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Wingard Historical Records

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Wingard Life Expectancy

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