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Downard Name Meaning

English (Sussex and Kent): probably a variant of Downer.

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


Similar surnames: Downer, Dowland, Connard, Soward, Howard, Rowland, Colvard, Downes

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Downard Family Origin

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Downard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Downard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Downard's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Downard. A less common occupation for the Downard family was Farm Laborer.

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Downard Historical Records

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Downard Life Expectancy

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