Huard Family History

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Huard Name Meaning

from the Germanic personal name Huard, composed of hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Compare Howard. nickname from Old French huard ‘owl’ (a derivative of huer ‘to cry or howl’). There has probably also been some confusion with Houard.

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


Similar surnames: Hard, Howard, Guard, Cunard, Bard, Haro, Hearn, Hazard, Shumard

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Huard Family Origin

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Huard Family Occupations

What did your Huard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Spinner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Huard. 24% of Huard men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Huard women worked as a Spinner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huard were Carpenter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Spinner
    14%
  • Stitcher
    11%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Housewife
    11%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Huard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Huard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Huard. 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 Huard. For the veterans among your Huard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huard Life Expectancy

What is the average Huard lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Huard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Huard in 1953 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

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