Ganyard Family History

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Ganyard Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bayard, Tankard, Hansard, Bankard, Canard, Manard, Bunyard, Ranard

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Ganyard Family Origin

Where is the Ganyard family from?

Ganyard Family Occupations

What did your Ganyard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ganyard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Ganyard's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganyard. A less common occupation for the Ganyard family was Wool Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Farm Laborer

    18%
  • Day Laborer

    6%
  • Wool Dealer

    6%

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

Ganyard Historical Records

What Ganyard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ganyard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ganyard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ganyard

Passenger List

There are 78 immigration records available for the last name Ganyard. 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 208 military records available for the last name Ganyard. For the veterans among your Ganyard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ganyard Life Expectancy

What is the average Ganyard lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ganyard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ganyard in 1962 was 73, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ganyard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ganyard 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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