Ahart Family History

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Ahart Name Meaning

Variant of German Ehard(t), from the personal name Ehard, composed of the Old High German elements e ‘law’, ‘order’ + hart(i) ‘hard’, ‘firm’.

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

Similar surnames: Ehart, Hart, Ahalt, Ahlert, Ahr, Thaut, Ohrt, Halt, Hari, Harts

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Ahart Family Origin

Where is the Ahart family from?

Ahart Family Occupations

What did your Ahart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ahart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Ahart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ahart family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahart.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Ahart Historical Records

What Ahart family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ahart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahart 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Ahart. 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 Card

There are 757 military records available for the last name Ahart. For the veterans among your Ahart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahart Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahart lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ahart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Ahart in 1963 was 77, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahart 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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