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Elward Name Meaning

English: variant of Aylward. In the British Isles the name is found chiefly in Wales, particularly Cardiff.

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


Similar surnames: Alward, Bellard, Elwood, Edward, Ellard, Howard, Elford, Allard

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Elward Family Origin

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Elward Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Lab

    14%
  • School

    14%

In 1881, Laborer, Farmer and Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elward. The most common Elward occupation in Canada was Laborer. 43% of Elward's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Elward family was School.

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Elward Life Expectancy

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