Giard Name Meaning

French: possibly a reduced form of Girard, the French form of Garrett.

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


Similar surnames: Linard, Chard, Garr, Gard, Gourd, Girt, Gillard, Giro, Goard, Picard

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Giard Family Origin

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Giard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    36%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Journalier

    5%
  • Cordonnier

    3%

In 1881, the most common Giard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 36% of Giard's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Giard family was Cordonnier. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giard.

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Giard Historical Records

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Giard Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Giard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Giard in 1946 was 50, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giard

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