Fayard Family History

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Fayard Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone living by a beech wood, from a derivative of Fay 3.

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


Similar surnames: Bayard, Fajardo, Hayer, Savard, Yard, Favara, Agard, Fafard, Flad

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Fayard Family Origin

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Fayard Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Coal Burner

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Butcher

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fayard family was Butcher. The most common Fayard occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Fayard's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Coal Burner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fayard.

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Fayard Life Expectancy

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