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Hardister Family History

Hardister Name Meaning
Probably a variant of English Hardesty.

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

19,332 Historical Documents with Hardister on Ancestry.com
2,999 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
502 Military Records
20 Immigration Records
1,988 Census and Voter Lists
13,823 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hardister Families

  • Number of Hardister families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hardister families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hardister last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hardister census records

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Hardister Family Origin

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Hardister Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hardister

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Hardister Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hardister census records

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Hardister Civil War Service Records

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