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Guinard Family History

Guinard Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wini ‘friend’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Guitard, Guichard, Guitar, Guerard, Grimard, Leonard, Cunard, Guibord

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Where is the Guinard family from?

You can see how Guinard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Guinard family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Guinard families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1840 there were 2 Guinard families living in New York. This was about 40% of all the recorded Guinard's in USA. New York had the highest population of Guinard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Guinard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Guinard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleswoman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Guinard. 58% of Guinard men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Guinard women worked as a Saleswoman. .

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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
    58%
  • Box Maker
    15%
  • Superintendent
    15%
  • Clerk
    15%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleswoman
    100%
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What Guinard family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Guinard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guinard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 687 immigration records available for the last name Guinard. 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 375 military records available for the last name Guinard. For the veterans among your Guinard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Guinard lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Guinard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Guinard in 1953 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

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