Hort Family History

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Hort Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: variant of Hardt 1. English: variant of Hart 1.

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

Similar surnames: Hart, Hurt, Hoot, Hert, Host, Hord, Port, Cort, Hott, Fort

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Hort Family Origin

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Hort Family Occupations

What did your Hort ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Annuitant, Farmer and Accountant & Licensed Victualler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hort. A less common occupation for the Hort family was Blacksmith. The most common Hort occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 8% of Hort's were Annuitants.

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  • Annuitant

  • Farmer

  • Accountant & Licensed Victualler

  • Blacksmith


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

Hort Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Hort. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hort 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hort. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Hort. For the veterans among your Hort ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hort Life Expectancy

What is the average Hort lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hort life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Hort in 1957 was 65, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hort

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hort 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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