Hartfield Family History

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Hartfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hartfield in East Sussex, originally named with Old English heorot ‘stag’, ‘hart’ + feld ‘open country’. Americanized form of German and Jewish Herzfeld.

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

Similar surnames: Hatfield, Hartsfield, Chatfield, Hadfield, Garfield, Horsfield

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Hartfield Family Origin

Where is the Hartfield family from?

Hartfield Family Occupations

What did your Hartfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cowman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hartfield. 8% of Hartfield men worked as a Cowman and 45% of Hartfield women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartfield were Farmworker and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cowman
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Farmer
  • Farmworker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Duties

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

Hartfield Historical Records

What Hartfield family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Hartfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartfield 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 Hartfield. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hartfield. For the veterans among your Hartfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hartfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartfield lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hartfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hartfield in 1945 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartfield 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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