Savard Family History

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Savard Name Meaning

topographic name, from Old French savart ‘uncultivated land’, ‘waste land’. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sab-, sav-, of uncertain meaning + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Savary, Bovard, Agard, Manard, Simard, Seward, Harvard, Hazard

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Savard Family Origin

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Savard Family Occupations

What did your Savard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Savard. The most common Savard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Savard's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Savard family was Going To School.

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  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Going To School

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Savard ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Savard Historical Records

What Savard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Savard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savard 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Savard. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Savard. For the veterans among your Savard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Savard Life Expectancy

What is the average Savard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Savard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Savard in 1951 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Savard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Savard ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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