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Pitard Family History

Pitard Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Pinard, Picard, Pittard, Izard, Pickard, Pitera, Bitar, Attard

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Where is the Pitard family from?

You can see how Pitard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pitard family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Pitard families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Pitard families living in Georgia. This was about 43% of all the recorded Pitard's in the USA. Georgia and 1 other state had the highest population of Pitard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pitard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pitard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pitard. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 615 census records available for the last name Pitard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pitard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 445 immigration records available for the last name Pitard. 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 Cards

There are 231 military records available for the last name Pitard. For the veterans among your Pitard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pitard lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Pitard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pitard in 1966 was 83, and 63 in 2002.

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