Ehrhart Family History

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Ehrhart Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ehrhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Erhart, Ehrhard, Earhart, Earnhart, Erhardt, Erhard, Airhart

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Ehrhart Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ehrhart name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ehrhart. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • European Jewish


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Ehrhart Family Origin

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Ehrhart Family Occupations

What did your Ehrhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ehrhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Ehrhart's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrhart. A less common occupation for the Ehrhart family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Ehrhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Ehrhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehrhart 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 822 immigration records available for the last name Ehrhart. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Ehrhart. For the veterans among your Ehrhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ehrhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Ehrhart lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Ehrhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ehrhart in 1940 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ehrhart 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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