Drinkard Family History
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Drinkard Name Meaning
Perhaps an altered spelling of German Trinkart or Trinkert, nicknames for a drinker, or Dutch Drinckwaard, which Debrabandere suggests could be an occupational name for a publican or innkeeper, though he thinks it is more likely to be a reinterpreted form of Drinkwater.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pinkard, Rinard, Slinkard, Dickard, Tankard, Reckard, Rinker