Tardy Family History

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Tardy Name Meaning

French: variant of Tardif. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from either of two places called Tard in Borsod and Somogy counties.

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


Similar surnames: Bardy, Lardy, Cardy, Hardy, Parady, Troy, Gard, Gardy, Carby, Harty

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Tardy Family Origin

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Tardy Family Occupations

What did your Tardy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tardy. The most common Tardy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Tardy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tardy family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Tardy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tardy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tardy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tardy

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tardy. 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 Tardy. For the veterans among your Tardy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tardy Life Expectancy

What is the average Tardy lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Tardy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Tardy in 1942 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tardy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tardy 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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