Maynard Family History

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Maynard Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: from the Continental Germanic personal name Mainard, composed of the elements magin ‘strength’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Manard, Baynard, Reynard, Maynor, Mallard, Savard, Manfred, Harvard

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Maynard Family Origin

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Maynard Family Occupations

What did your Maynard ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Maynard. 32% of Maynard men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Maynard women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maynard were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Servant
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%

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

Maynard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 256,000 census records available for the last name Maynard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maynard 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 21,000 immigration records available for the last name Maynard. 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 36,000 military records available for the last name Maynard. For the veterans among your Maynard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maynard Life Expectancy

What is the average Maynard lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Maynard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Maynard in 1943 was 31, and 72 in 2004.

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