Ricard Family History

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Ricard Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Richard.

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

Similar surnames: Rickard, Richard, Ricord, Rigaud, Record, Revard, Picard, Sicard

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Ricard Family Origin

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Ricard Family Occupations

What did your Ricard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ricard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ricard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ricard family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ricard.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House


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

Ricard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ricard Life Expectancy

What is the average Ricard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ricard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ricard in 1951 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ricard 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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