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Baynard Family History

Baynard Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English personal name Bainard via Norman French from ancient Germanic Beinhard perhaps from bein- ‘leg bone’ or a supposed element bagin- ‘dispute’ + -hard ‘hard brave’.

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

Similar surnames: Maynard, Reynard, Manard, Savard, Bayard, Bagnall, Bernard, Bankard

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Where is the Baynard family from?

You can see how Baynard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Baynard family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Baynard families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 7 Baynard families living in Essex. This was about 23% of all the recorded Baynard's in United Kingdom. Essex and 1 other county had the highest population of Baynard families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Baynard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Baynard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Baynard. 100% of Baynard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Baynard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baynard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 421 immigration records available for the last name Baynard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Baynard. For the veterans among your Baynard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Baynard lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Baynard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Baynard in 1946 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

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