Erhardt Family History

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Erhardt Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ehrhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Erhard, Erhart, Earnhardt, Ehrhart, Ehrhard, Bernhardt, Hardt

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Erhardt Family Origin

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Erhardt Family Occupations

What did your Erhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erhardt. A less common occupation for the Erhardt family was Laborer. The most common Erhardt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Erhardt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer


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

Erhardt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Erhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erhardt 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Erhardt. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Erhardt. For the veterans among your Erhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erhardt Life Expectancy

What is the average Erhardt lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Erhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Erhardt in 1944 was 26, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erhardt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erhardt 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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