Haggard Family History

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Haggard Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English, Old French hagard ‘wild’, ‘untamed’. This word was adopted into Middle English as a technical term in falconry to denote a hawk that had been captured and trained when already fully grown, rather than being reared in captivity; the surname may have developed as a metonymic occupational name for a falconer. Americanized form of Danish Ågård (see Agard).

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

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Haggard Family Origin

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Haggard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haggard. The most common Haggard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Haggard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Haggard family was Keeping House.

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Haggard Life Expectancy

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