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Hartkopf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a thick-skulled or stubborn person, from Middle High German harte ‘hard’, ‘strong’ + kopf ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Rothkopf, Weiskopf, Pagenkopf, Wittkopp, Harloff, Hartke, Hartlieb

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Hartkopf Family Origin

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Hartkopf Family Occupations

What did your Hartkopf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hartkopf family was Machinist. Fmr, Gunsmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartkopf. The most common Hartkopf occupation in the USA was Fmr. 13% of Hartkopf's were Fmrs.

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  • Fmr

    13%
  • Gunsmith

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Machinist

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hartkopf ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hartkopf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hartkopf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartkopf 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hartkopf. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hartkopf. For the veterans among your Hartkopf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hartkopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartkopf lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hartkopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hartkopf in 1959 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartkopf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartkopf ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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