Hellard Family History

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Hellard Name Meaning

French: from the Germanic personal name Hailhard, composed of hail ‘hale’, ‘healthy’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Mallard, Billard, Bollard, Henard, Herard, Willard, Elhard, Allard

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Hellard Family Origin

Where is the Hellard family from?

Hellard Family Occupations

What did your Hellard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellard. The most common Hellard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Hellard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hellard family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works On Farm

  • Blacksmith


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

Hellard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hellard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hellard 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 429 immigration records available for the last name Hellard. 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 956 military records available for the last name Hellard. For the veterans among your Hellard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hellard Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellard lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hellard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Hellard in 1952 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hellard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellard 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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