Foard Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ford.

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

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Foard Family Origin

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Foard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Foard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Foard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Foard family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foard.

Source: Census data for Foard | Data not to scale

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Foard Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Foard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Foard in 1955 was 51, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foard

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