Dart Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a settlement on the river Dart in Devon, which is named from a British term meaning ‘oak’ and is thus a cognate of Darwin 2. English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of arrows, from Middle English dart (from Old French darde).

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


Similar surnames: Hart, Cart, Mart, Daft, Bart, Dark, Tart, Warth, Day, Darr

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Dart Family Origin

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Dart Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • General Laborer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dart. The most common Dart occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Dart's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dart family was General Laborer.

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Dart Historical Records

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Dart Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Dart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dart in 1947 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dart

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