Benard Family History

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Benard Name Meaning

French (also Bénard): variant of Bernard.

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


Similar surnames: Renard, Denard, Bedard, Menard, Bernard, Barnard, Bevard, Bechard

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Benard Family Origin

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Benard Family Occupations

What did your Benard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Benard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Benard's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Cultivateur'S Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benard. A less common occupation for the Benard family was Cooper.

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  • Cultivateur

    18%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    6%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Cooper

    5%

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

Benard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Benard Life Expectancy

What is the average Benard lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Benard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Benard in 1952 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benard 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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