Gagnard Family History

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Gagnard Name Meaning

French: from a pejorative derivative of gagner ‘to make money’, applied as a nickname in the sense ‘pillager’ and by extension for a cruel or unscrupulous man.

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

Similar surnames: Gagner, Haggard, Guignard, Canard, Callard, Barnard, Jaggard, Garrard

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Gagnard Family Origin

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Gagnard Family Occupations

What did your Gagnard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gagnard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gagnard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Gagnard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 850 census records available for the last name Gagnard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gagnard 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Gagnard. 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 150 military records available for the last name Gagnard. For the veterans among your Gagnard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gagnard Life Expectancy

What is the average Gagnard lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gagnard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gagnard in 1958 was 46, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gagnard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gagnard 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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