Engard Family History

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Engard Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch or German Engert.

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

Similar surnames: Engert, Newgard, Lenard, Enger, Bongard, Bogard, Lenhard, Denard

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Engard Family Origin

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Engard Family Occupations

What did your Engard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Engard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Engard's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith Helper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engard. A less common occupation for the Engard family was Broom Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith Helper

  • Broom Maker


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

Engard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Engard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engard 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Engard. 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 317 military records available for the last name Engard. For the veterans among your Engard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engard Life Expectancy

What is the average Engard lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Engard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Engard in 1962 was 57, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engard 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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