Hardt Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by woods used as pasture, from Middle High German hart. German: from a short form of a Germanic compound personal name beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Dutch: variant spelling of Hard 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hart.

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


Similar surnames: Hard, Herdt, Hart, Hardy, Hand, Harder, Hardtke, Herde, Hards, Hurst

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Hardt Family Origin

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Hardt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Saloon Keeper

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hardt. A less common occupation for the Hardt family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Hardt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hardt's were Farmers.

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Hardt Historical Records

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Hardt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Hardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hardt in 1947 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hardt

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