Heird Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a variant spelling of Heard.

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


Similar surnames: Herd, Hird, Leard, Herde, Neild, Hind, Hoard, Peard, Hire, Hairr

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Heird Family Origin

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Heird Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Painter

    17%
  • Works On Farm

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heird family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heird. The most common Heird occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Heird's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Heird | Data not to scale

Heird Historical Records

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Heird Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Heird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Heird in 1963 was 68, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heird

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