Kynard Family History

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Kynard Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Kühnhard, a variant of Kuehnert.

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

Similar surnames: Rynard, Rinard, Linard, Ranard, Kinard, Conard, Knaak, Canard, Godard

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Kynard Family Origin

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Kynard Family Occupations

What did your Kynard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keep House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kynard. The most common Kynard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Kynard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kynard family was Physician.

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  • Farmer

  • Keep House

  • Laborer

  • Physician


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

Kynard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 941 census records available for the last name Kynard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kynard 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Kynard. 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 378 military records available for the last name Kynard. For the veterans among your Kynard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kynard Life Expectancy

What is the average Kynard lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kynard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kynard in 1962 was 79, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kynard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kynard 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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