Hardt Family History

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Hardt Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by woods used as pasture, from Middle High German hart. German: from a short form of a Germanic compound personal name beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Dutch: variant spelling of Hard 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hart.

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

Similar surnames: Hard, Herdt, Hart, Hardy, Hand, Harder, Hardtke, Herde, Hards, Hurst

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Hardt Family Origin

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Hardt Family Occupations

What did your Hardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Audit Clerkfinancial Co and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hardt. 50% of Hardt men worked as an Audit Clerkfinancial Co and 40% of Hardt women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hardt were Shoe Laster and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Audit Clerkfinancial Co
  • Shoe Laster

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic
  • Domestic Duties
  • Student

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

Hardt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hardt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hardt

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hardt. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Hardt. For the veterans among your Hardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hardt Life Expectancy

What is the average Hardt lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hardt in 1947 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hardt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hardt 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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