Maillard Family History

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Maillard Name Meaning

equivalent of Mailhot. from a Germanic personal name: according to Morlet, Magilhard, composed of the elements magil, an augmented form of magin, magan ‘strength’, ‘might’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Debrabandere, however, derives it from the Germanic personal name Madelhard, from madal ‘council’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. There are Huguenot families bearing this name.

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

Similar surnames: Mallard, Millard, Billard, Willard, Mailliard, Gillard, Maynard

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Maillard Family Origin

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Maillard Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer and Couturier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Maillard. 14% of Maillard men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Maillard women worked as a Couturier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maillard were Cultivateur and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Journalier
  • Forgeron
  • Cultivateur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Couturier
  • Cultivateur
  • Econome G
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Maillard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Maillard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maillard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Maillard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 936 military records available for the last name Maillard. For the veterans among your Maillard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maillard Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Maillard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Maillard in 1952 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

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