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Hardiman Name Meaning

English: variant of Hardeman . Irish: adopted for Mac Giolla Deacair; see Hardy . Irish: variant of Hargadon .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Hardman, Hardeman, Harman, Herdman, Hartigan, Hartman, Harding

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Where is the Hardiman family from?

You can see how Hardiman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hardiman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hardiman families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 4 Hardiman families living in Virginia. This was about 29% of all the recorded Hardiman's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Hardiman families in 1840.
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What did your Hardiman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hardiman. 24% of Hardiman men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Hardiman women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hardiman were Clerk and Stenographer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Farming
    4%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    15%
  • Cook
    9%
  • Laundress
    8%
  • Stenographer
    8%
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Census Records

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Hardiman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hardiman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hardiman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Hardiman. For the veterans among your Hardiman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hardiman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hardiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hardiman in 1940 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

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