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Bravard Name Meaning

French: nickname for a cruel or fierce man, from a derivative of brave, ‘fierce’, ‘courageous’ (from Latin barbarus ‘barbarian’, ‘ruffian’).

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


Similar surnames: Brevard, Brassard, Bayard, Rivard, Savard, Buzzard, Canard, Manard

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Bravard Family Origin

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Bravard Family Occupations

What did your Bravard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bravard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Bravard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bravard family was Housekeeper. Farmer, Laborer and Book Smith & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bravard.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Book Smith & Farmer

    6%
  • Housekeeper

    6%

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

Bravard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bravard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bravard 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bravard. 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 Bravard. For the veterans among your Bravard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bravard Life Expectancy

What is the average Bravard lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bravard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bravard in 1957 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bravard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bravard 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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