Caird Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name from Gaelic ceard ‘tinker’.

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


Similar surnames: Baird, Aird, Laird, Card, Bird, Bard, Cart, Ward, Ard, Carr

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Caird Family Origin

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Caird Family Occupations

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  • Confectioner

    13%
  • Dress Maker

    13%
  • Gardener

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Caird family was Keeps House. Confectioner, Dress Maker and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caird. The most common Caird occupation in the USA was Confectioner. 13% of Caird's were Confectioners.

Source: Census data for Caird | Data not to scale

Caird Historical Records

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Caird Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Caird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Caird in 1963 was 84, and 88 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caird

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