Hartnell Family History

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Hartnell Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern): habitational name from Hartnoll in Marwood, Devon, named from Old English heor(o)t ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + cnoll ‘hilltop’.

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

Similar surnames: Hartwell, Hartell, Harvell, Farnell, Harwell, Darnall, Cartmell

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Hartnell Family Origin

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Hartnell Family Occupations

What did your Hartnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dairy Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hartnell. 2% of Hartnell men worked as a Dairy Farmer and 49% of Hartnell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartnell were Licensed Victualler and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dairy Farmer
  • Farmer
  • Incapacitated
  • Licensed Victualler

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut

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

Hartnell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Hartnell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartnell 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hartnell. 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 Hartnell. For the veterans among your Hartnell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hartnell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartnell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hartnell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hartnell in 1954 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartnell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartnell 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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