Hardey Family History

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Hardey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hardy.

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

Similar surnames: Hardee, Hardy, Harley, Harden, Herde, Darsey, Harvel, Warde, Harte

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Hardey Family Origin

Where is the Hardey family from?

Hardey Family Occupations

What did your Hardey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hardey family was Railway Labourer. The most common Hardey occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Hardey's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hardey.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Railway Labourer


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

Hardey Historical Records

What Hardey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Hardey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hardey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hardey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hardey. For the veterans among your Hardey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hardey Life Expectancy

What is the average Hardey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hardey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Hardey in 1963 was 70, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hardey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hardey 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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