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Wollard Name Meaning

English (southeastern): variant of Woolard .

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


Similar surnames: Woollard, Woolard, Willard, Collard, Woller, Colvard, Bollard

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Where is the Wollard family from?

You can see how Wollard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wollard family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wollard families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Wollard families living in North Carolina. This was about 27% of all the recorded Wollard's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Wollard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wollard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wollard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Wollard. 23% of Wollard men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Wollard women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wollard were Operator and Housewife. .

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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

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Operator
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    19%
  • Seamstress
    19%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Housewife
    13%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wollard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wollard 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 516 immigration records available for the last name Wollard. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wollard. For the veterans among your Wollard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wollard lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Wollard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Wollard in 1952 was 42, and 67 in 2004.

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