Averhart Family History

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Averhart Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Eberhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Everhart, Arehart, Airhart, Overcast, Everhardt, Erhart, Lanehart

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Averhart Family Origin

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Averhart Family Occupations

What did your Averhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Averhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Averhart's were Farmers. Farmer, Cook and Field Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Averhart. A less common occupation for the Averhart family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Cook

  • Field Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Averhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 917 census records available for the last name Averhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Averhart 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Averhart. 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 275 military records available for the last name Averhart. For the veterans among your Averhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Averhart Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Averhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Averhart in 1964 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

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