Minyard Family History

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Minyard Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained. Compare Miniard.

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


Similar surnames: Miniard, Ginyard, Gilyard, Vinyard, Winward, Sinyard, Vineyard

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Minyard Family Origin

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Minyard Family Occupations

What did your Minyard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Minyard family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minyard. The most common Minyard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Minyard's were Farmers.

View Census data for Minyard | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    72%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Minyard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Minyard Life Expectancy

What is the average Minyard lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Minyard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Minyard in 1945 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minyard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minyard 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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