Allard Family History

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Allard Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French, Norman, and Middle English personal name A(i)llard. This is of Germanic origin, being found in the continental form Adelard and in Old English as Æ{dh}elheard, both meaning ‘noble hardy’.

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


Similar surnames: Mallard, Gillard, Callard, Millard, Agard, Calland, Dollard, Willard

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Allard Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Allard name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Allard. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    37%

  • France

    23%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    4%

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Allard Family Origin

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Allard Family Occupations

What did your Allard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Allard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 26% of Allard's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Allard family was School. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allard.

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  • Cultivateur

    26%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Journalier

    5%
  • School

    5%

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

Allard Historical Records

What Allard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 118,000 census records available for the last name Allard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Allard 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Allard. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Allard. For the veterans among your Allard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Allard Life Expectancy

What is the average Allard lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Allard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1942. The average life expectancy for Allard in 1942 was 114, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allard 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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