Hargadon Family History

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Hargadon Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ‘descendant of Argadán’, a personal name from a diminutive of argad ‘silver’. In County Galway the surname O’Hargadan has tended to be replaced by Hardiman.

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

Similar surnames: Harman, Haughton, Harmon, Hargan, Dargan, Horgan, Higdon, Margeson

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Hargadon Family Origin

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Hargadon Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Hargadon occupation in the USA was Baker. 13% of Hargadon's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Hargadon family was Laborer. Baker, Brass Maulder and Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hargadon.

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  • Baker

  • Brass Maulder

  • Driver

  • Laborer


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Hargadon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hargadon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hargadon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 722 immigration records available for the last name Hargadon. 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 Card

There are 539 military records available for the last name Hargadon. For the veterans among your Hargadon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hargadon Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hargadon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hargadon in 1942 was 32, and 57 in 2004.

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