Earhart Family History

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Earhart Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ehrhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Earnhart, Ehrhart, Gearhart, Erhart, Earnhardt, Arehart, Carhart

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Earhart Family Origin

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Earhart Family Occupations

What did your Earhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Earhart. 23% of Earhart men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Earhart women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Earhart were Truck Driver and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Saleslady

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

Earhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Earhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Earhart census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 654 immigration records available for the last name Earhart. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Earhart. For the veterans among your Earhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Earhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Earhart lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Earhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Earhart in 1954 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Earhart ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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