Ballard Family History

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Ballard Name Meaning

English and Scottish: derogatory nickname from a derivative of bald ‘bald-headed’ (see Bald 2).

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


Similar surnames: Bullard, Callard, Mallard, Pollard, Bayard, Bellard, Dollard, Baller

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Ballard Family Origin

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Ballard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Cult.

    5%
  • Going To School

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ballard family was Laborer. Farmer, Cult. and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ballard. The most common Ballard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Ballard's were Farmers.

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Ballard Historical Records

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Ballard Life Expectancy

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