Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.
Where is the Byard family from?
You can see how Byard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Byard family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Byard families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 17 Byard families living in New York. This was about 33% of all the recorded Byard's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Byard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Byard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Byard. 27% of Byard men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Byard women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Byard were Mechanic and Cook.