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Bardy Family History

Bardy Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): unexplained. French: from a diminutive of Bard 5. Hungarian (Bárdy): habitational name for someone from a place called Bárd in Somogy county or in Máramaros, (now Maramures in Romania).

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


Similar surnames: Bard, Tardy, Cardy, Mady, Hardy, Bandy, Lardy, Brody, Brawdy, Gard

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Where is the Bardy family from?

You can see how Bardy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bardy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bardy families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 6 Bardy families living in Ontario. This was about 46% of all the recorded Bardy's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Bardy families in 1911.
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What did your Bardy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Bardy. 37% of Bardy men worked as a Labourer.

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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 1921

  • Labourer
    37%
  • Farmer
    28%
  • Agent
    19%
  • Section Man
    19%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bardy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bardy 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bardy. 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 Cards

There are 573 military records available for the last name Bardy. For the veterans among your Bardy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bardy lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bardy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bardy in 1962 was 78, and 69 in 2004.

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