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Alward Name Meaning

English: variant of Aylward. North German: variant of Alwardt.

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


Similar surnames: Elward, Alwardt, Allwardt, Almand, Soward, Callard, Milward, Alvord

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Alward Family Origin

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Alward Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alward. The most common Alward occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Alward's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Alward family was Carpenter.

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Alward Life Expectancy

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