Agard Family History

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Agard Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: habitational name from Ågård ‘farm by the stream’. French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘bold’. Respelling of Hungarian Agárdi, a habitational name for someone from any of various places called Agárd, from the vocabulary word agár ‘hound’. English: possibly a variant of Agar.

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

Similar surnames: Gard, Bard, Chard, Savard, Agar, Aagard, Huard, Guard, Amaro, Ard

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Agard Family Origin

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Agard Family Occupations

What did your Agard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Agard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Agard's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Agard. A less common occupation for the Agard family was Grain Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Grain Dealer


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

Agard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Agard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Agard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Agard. 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 Agard. For the veterans among your Agard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Agard Life Expectancy

What is the average Agard lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Agard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Agard in 1944 was 23, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Agard 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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