Hord Family History

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Hord Name Meaning

English: variant of Herd. Respelling of Swedish Hård (see Hard 2).

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

Similar surnames: Hard, Hort, Horn, Hoard, Gord, Herd, Hird, Hurd, Hold, Howard

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Hord Family Origin

Where is the Hord family from?

Hord Family Occupations

What did your Hord ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hord. The most common Hord occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Hord's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hord family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Hord Historical Records

What Hord family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Hord Life Expectancy

What is the average Hord lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Hord life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hord in 1948 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hord

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hord 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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