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Drd Family History

Drd Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ord, Ard, Dry, Drew, Bard, Dore, Lord, Hard, Day, Ford

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Where is the Drd family from?

You can see how Drd families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Drd family name was found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there were 2 Drd families living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Drd's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Drd families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Drd surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Drd ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 23 census records available for the last name Drd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drd 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Drd. 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 5 military records available for the last name Drd. For the veterans among your Drd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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