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Fullard Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly from the Germanic personal name mentioned at 2. In some cases, possibly an altered spelling of German Vollert, Fullert, or Füllert, from the personal name Vol(l)hard(t), from Volkhart, a compound of Old High German volc ‘tribe’, ‘people’, hart ‘bold’.

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


Similar surnames: Gillard, Billard, Bullard, Fuller, Callard, Fullam, Mallard, Villard

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Where is the Fullard family from?

You can see how Fullard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fullard family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Fullard families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1880 there were 8 Fullard families living in North Carolina. This was about 42% of all the recorded Fullard's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Fullard families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fullard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fullard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fullard. 45% of Fullard men worked as a Laborer and 47% of Fullard women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fullard were Molder and Housekeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    45%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Farm Laborer
    11%
  • Molder
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Cook
    14%
  • Laundress
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    14%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 905 immigration records available for the last name Fullard. 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 Cards

There are 830 military records available for the last name Fullard. For the veterans among your Fullard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fullard lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Fullard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Fullard in 1945 was 41, and 66 in 2004.

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