Hardacre Family History
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Hardacre Name Meaning
English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of poor, stony land, from Middle English hard ‘hard’, ‘difficult’ + aker ‘cultivated land’ (Old English æcer), or a habitational name from Hardacre, a place in Clapham, West Yorkshire, which has this etymology.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Halfacre, Harbach, Goodacre, Harder, Harnage, Harwick, Haar, Harari