Early Origins of the Coard family
The surname Coard was first found in Ayrshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland
, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire
, where they held a family seat
from early times. First records of this family appeared on the census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Coard family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Coard research.Another 210 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1471, 1473, 1544, and 1627 are included under the topic Early Coard History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Coard Spelling Variations
of this family name include: MacCord, McCord, MacCoard, McCoard, MacCourt, McCourt, McCourtie, McCordie, McCourty, McCordy, M'Cord, M'Corde, Makcorde, Mac Cuarta and many more.
Early Notables of the Coard family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Coard family to Ireland
Some of the Coard family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 327 words (23 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Coard family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Coard Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- David Coard, who landed in Virginia in 1657 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)