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Everhart Family History

Everhart Name Meaning

North German: variant of Eberhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Everhardt, Everhard, Eberhart, Averhart, Eberhard, Gierhart, Ehrhart

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Where is the Everhart family from?

You can see how Everhart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Everhart family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Everhart families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 61 Everhart families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 36% of all the recorded Everhart's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Everhart families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Everhart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Everhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Everhart. 20% of Everhart men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Everhart women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Everhart were Salesman and Maid.

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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
    20%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    11%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Housework
    6%
  • Maid
    5%
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Census Records

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Everhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Everhart 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Everhart. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Everhart. For the veterans among your Everhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Everhart lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Everhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Everhart in 1946 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

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