Harthun Family History

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Harthun Name Meaning

North German: of uncertain origin; perhaps a habitational name from Hartum near Minden in Westphalia.

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

Similar surnames: Harten, Hattrup, Harben, Harton, Ramthun, Hurtgen, Hartung, Warthen

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Harthun Family Origin

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Harthun Family Occupations

What did your Harthun ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk In Holy Orders and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Harthun. 20% of Harthun men worked as a Clerk In Holy Orders

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk In Holy Orders
  • Coal Hewer Below
  • Coal Screener Above
  • Labourer Coke Works

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Harthun Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Harthun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harthun 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 132 immigration records available for the last name Harthun. 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 350 military records available for the last name Harthun. For the veterans among your Harthun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harthun Life Expectancy

What is the average Harthun lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Harthun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Harthun in 1951 was 20, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harthun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harthun 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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