Earnhart Family History

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Earnhart Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ehrenhardt, a variant of Ehrhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Earnheart, Earnhardt, Earhart, Gearhart, Arehart, Erhart, Ehrhart

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Earnhart Family Origin

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Earnhart Family Occupations

What did your Earnhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Earnhart family was Farming. The most common Earnhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Earnhart's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Earnhart.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Earnhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Earnhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Earnhart 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Earnhart. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Earnhart. For the veterans among your Earnhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Earnhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Earnhart lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Earnhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Earnhart in 1951 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Earnhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Earnhart 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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