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Everhard Family History

Everhard Name Meaning

North German: variant of Eberhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Everhardt, Everhart, Eberhard, Eberhart, Gierhart, Ehrhard, Averhart

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Where is the Everhard family from?

You can see how Everhard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Everhard family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Everhard families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 14 Everhard families living in Ohio. This was about 54% of all the recorded Everhard's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Everhard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Everhard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Everhard ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Everhard. 33% of Everhard men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Everhard women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Everhard were Carpenter and Typist.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    25%
  • Maid
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Typist
    15%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Everhard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Everhard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 654 immigration records available for the last name Everhard. 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 Cards

There are 390 military records available for the last name Everhard. For the veterans among your Everhard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Everhard lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Everhard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Everhard in 1958 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

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