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Hartin Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArtáin ‘descendant of Artán’ a personal name formed from a diminutive of Art a byname meaning ‘bear’ or ‘hero’. Compare Hart 8. English: habitational name from Harting (Sussex) from the Old English personal name Heort + the Old English groupname suffix -ingas.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Harkin, Haskin, Larkin, Harton, Martin, Sartin, Harty, Harlin, Hardin

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Where is the Hartin family from?

You can see how Hartin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hartin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hartin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 6 Hartin families living in Alabama. This was about 23% of all the recorded Hartin's in USA. Alabama and 1 other state had the highest population of Hartin families in 1840.
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What did your Hartin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hartin. 24% of Hartin men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Hartin women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartin were Salesman and Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Nurse
  • Teacher
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hartin. 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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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hartin. For the veterans among your Hartin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hartin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hartin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hartin in 1961 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

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