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Downard Name Meaning

English (Sussex and Kent): probably a variant of Downer.

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


Similar surnames: Downer, Dowland, Connard, Soward, Howard, Rowland, Colvard, Downes

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Downard Family Origin

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Downard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%
  • Shoe Maker

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Downard family was Shoe Maker. Farmer and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Downard. The most common Downard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 17% of Downard's were Farmers.

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Downard Life Expectancy

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