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Everhardt Name Meaning

North German: variant of Eberhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Everhard, Everhart, Eberhard, Eberhart, Eberhardy, Gierhart, Averhart

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Where is the Everhardt family from?

You can see how Everhardt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Everhardt family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Everhardt families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Everhardt family living in Maryland. This was 100% of all the recorded Everhardt's in the USA. Maryland had the highest population of Everhardt families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Everhardt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Everhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Everhardt. 18% of Everhardt men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Everhardt women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Everhardt were Truck Driver and Housewife.

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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

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    27%
  • Seamstress
    14%
  • Cook
    14%
  • Housewife
    14%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Everhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Everhardt 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Everhardt. 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 533 military records available for the last name Everhardt. For the veterans among your Everhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Everhardt lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Everhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Everhardt in 1952 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

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