Baynard Family History

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Baynard Name Meaning

English: from a Germanic personal name introduced to Britain from France by the Normans, composed of an unexplained first element (possibly akin to Old Norse beinn ‘straight’) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Maynard, Reynard, Manard, Savard, Bayard, Bagnall, Bernard, Bankard

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Baynard Family Origin

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Baynard Family Occupations

What did your Baynard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baynard. A less common occupation for the Baynard family was Keeping House. The most common Baynard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Baynard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Baynard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Baynard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baynard 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 421 immigration records available for the last name Baynard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Baynard. For the veterans among your Baynard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baynard Life Expectancy

What is the average Baynard lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Baynard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Baynard in 1946 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baynard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baynard 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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