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Scollard Family History

Scollard Name Meaning

English (Middlesex): variant of Scholar with excrescent -d. The surname is also established in Ireland (Kerry).

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


Similar surnames: Pollard, Bollard, Collard, Wollard, Dollard, Scotland, Woollard

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Where is the Scollard family from?

You can see how Scollard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Scollard family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Scollard families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Scollard family living in Michigan. This was about 50% of all the recorded Scollard's in USA. Michigan and 1 other state had the highest population of Scollard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Scollard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Scollard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Scollard. 52% of Scollard men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Scollard women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Scollard were Farmer and Housekeeper. .

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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

  • Laborer
    52%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    24%
  • Maid
    16%
  • Bookkeeper
    16%
  • Housekeeper
    16%
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What Scollard family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Scollard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scollard 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 808 immigration records available for the last name Scollard. 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 530 military records available for the last name Scollard. For the veterans among your Scollard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Scollard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Scollard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Scollard in 1951 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

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