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Hargett Family History

Hargett Name Meaning
Variant of English Hargate, a habitational name from Harrogate in North Yorkshire, which is named with Old Norse hórgr ‘cairn’, ‘heap of stones’ + gata ‘road’.variant of German Hergert. pwh.

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

129,334 Historical Documents with Hargett on Ancestry.com
25,992 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,924 Military Records
288 Immigration Records
12,214 Census and Voter Lists
86,916 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hargett Families

  • Number of Hargett families
     48 - 93
     17 - 47
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hargett families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hargett last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Hargett Family Origin

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Hargett Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hargett

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Hargett Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hargett census records

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Hargett Civil War Service Records

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