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Maynard Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: from the Continental Germanic personal name Mainard, composed of the elements magin ‘strength’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Manard, Baynard, Reynard, Maynor, Mallard, Savard, Manfred, Harvard

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Maynard Family Origin

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Maynard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maynard. The most common Maynard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Maynard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maynard family was Carpenter.

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Maynard Historical Records

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Maynard Life Expectancy

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