Acord Family History

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Acord Name Meaning

German: Americanized spelling of Eckhardt. French: variant of Achard, which is from an Old French personal name, Achart, a derivative of an ancient Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘bold’, ‘hardy’. Compare English Ackert and Italian Accardi, which are from the same Germanic source.

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


Similar surnames: Agard, Cord, Record, Ford, Amory, Cords, Ord, Lord, Sword, Corn

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Acord Family Origin

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Acord Family Occupations

What did your Acord ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Acord. The most common Acord occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Acord's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Acord family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%

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Acord Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Acord Life Expectancy

What is the average Acord lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Acord life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Acord in 1951 was 72, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Acord

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Acord 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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