Agard Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: habitational name from Ågård ‘farm by the stream’. French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘bold’. Respelling of Hungarian Agárdi, a habitational name for someone from any of various places called Agárd, from the vocabulary word agár ‘hound’. English: possibly a variant of Agar.

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

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Agard Family Origin

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Agard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Grain Dealer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Agard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Agard's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Agard. A less common occupation for the Agard family was Grain Dealer.

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Agard Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Agard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Agard in 1944 was 23, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Agard

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