Hardacre Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hardacre Family Origin

Where is the Hardacre family from?

Hardacre Family Occupations

What did your Hardacre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hardacre. A less common occupation for the Hardacre family was Farm Laborer. The most common Hardacre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Hardacre's were Farmers.

View Census data for Hardacre | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    54%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Hardacre Historical Records

What Hardacre family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Hardacre

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hardacre. 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.

View all Hardacre immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hardacre. For the veterans among your Hardacre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hardacre military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hardacre family history.

Hardacre Life Expectancy

What is the average Hardacre lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hardacre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Hardacre in 1959 was 57, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hardacre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hardacre 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.

Famous Hardacre Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name