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Hargett Name Meaning

Variant of English Hargate, a habitational name from Harrogate in North Yorkshire, which is named with Old Norse hórgr ‘cairn’, ‘heap of stones’ + gata ‘road’. variant of German Hergert.

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

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Hargett Family Origin

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Hargett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

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Hargett Historical Records

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Hargett Life Expectancy

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