Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Variants: Paillard, Pallard, Pillard, Polard, Polhard
Category: 1 - A study where research using core genealogical datasets and transcriptions is in its early stages.
DNA website: www.familytreedna.com/groups/pollard
Contact: Mr Edison Williams
The Pollard One-Name Study began as a surname DNA project at Family Tree DNA. Administration of that effort transitioned as of 24 May 2018, and the broader study was registered under the aegis of the Guild shortly thereafter. It is a work in progress, and we hope to add to it steadily over the coming months.
The Study is a global initiative that aims to research the genealogies, histories, and demographics of all persons with the surname Pollard and variant spellings. It is not time-bounded and will continue indefinitely to add to the body of knowledge about the origins, history, ancestors, and descendants of related family lines.
Our purpose is:
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