Hardesty Family History

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Hardesty Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Hardisty Hill in the parish of Fewston, North Yorkshire, recorded in 1379 as Hardolfsty, from the Old English personal name Heardwulf (composed of the elements heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’ + wulf ‘wolf’) + Old English stig ‘path’.

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


Similar surnames: Harden, Harvey, Harley, Hardeman, Harness, Hasty, Harder, Harty

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Hardesty Family Origin

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Hardesty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hardesty family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hardesty. The most common Hardesty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Hardesty's were Farmers.

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Hardesty Historical Records

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Hardesty Life Expectancy

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