Foard Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ford.

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


Similar surnames: Soard, Oard, Goard, Hoard, Ford, Coard, Coar, Gard, Fearn, Godard

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Foard Family Origin

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Foard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Butcher

    13%

In 1881, the most common Foard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Foard's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Foard. A less common occupation for the Foard family was Butcher.

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Foard Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Foard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Foard in 1955 was 51, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foard

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