Gord Family History

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Gord 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: Lord, Ford, Nord, Cord, Ord, Word, Hord, Bord, Horn, Bard

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Gord Family Origin

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Gord Family Occupations

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

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Gord Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gord. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gord 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gord. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gord. For the veterans among your Gord ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gord Life Expectancy

What is the average Gord lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gord 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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Famous Gord Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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