Canard Family History

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Canard Name Meaning

French: from canard ‘duck’, probably a nickname for someone thought to resemble a duck in some way. Perhaps an altered spelling of Scottish Kinnard, an early spelling of Kinnaird.

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

Similar surnames: Canary, Pinard, Connard, Conard, Kynard, Mainard, Agard, Bayard

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Canard Family Origin

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Canard Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Canard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Canard's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canard.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Canard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Canard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canard 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 688 immigration records available for the last name Canard. 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 489 military records available for the last name Canard. For the veterans among your Canard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canard Life Expectancy

What is the average Canard lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Canard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Canard in 1964 was 80, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canard 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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