Wiard Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wig ‘war’, ‘battle’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Willard, Huard, Wier, Wiand, Wand, Wied, Linard, Picard, Chard, Bard

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Wiard Family Origin

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Wiard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiard family was Laborer. The most common Wiard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Wiard's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiard.

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Wiard Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Wiard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wiard in 1959 was 63, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiard

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