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Rivard Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived on a riverbank, from a derivative of rive ‘(river) bank’.

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


Similar surnames: Riva, Picard, Rivers, Savard, Pinard, Rivero, Rigaud, Linard, Richard

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Rivard Family Origin

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Rivard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Works In Mill

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rivard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rivard's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rivard. A less common occupation for the Rivard family was Works In Mill.

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Rivard Historical Records

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Rivard Life Expectancy

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