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Hartsough Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Herzog .

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

Similar surnames: Hartsook, Garlough, Hartzog, Harbaugh, Hartlove, Sharbaugh, Herbaugh

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Where is the Hartsough family from?

You can see how Hartsough families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hartsough family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Hartsough families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Hartsough families living in Illinois. This was about 43% of all the recorded Hartsough's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Hartsough families in 1840.
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What did your Hartsough ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hartsough. 34% of Hartsough men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Hartsough women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartsough were Farming and Bookkeeper. .

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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

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Seamstress
  • Bookkeeper
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 106 immigration records available for the last name Hartsough. 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 579 military records available for the last name Hartsough. For the veterans among your Hartsough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hartsough lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Hartsough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hartsough in 1964 was 79, and 69 in 2004.

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