Hartle Family History
Hartle Name Meaning
German (also Härtle): from a pet form of the various ancient Germanic compound names formed with hard ‘hardy brave strong’ as the first element. English (Worcestershire and Staffordshire): habitational name from any of the three places called Harthill (Cheshire Derbyshire and Yorkshire) named with Old English heorot ‘hart stag’ + hyll ‘hill’. Scottish: habitational name from Harthill near Inverurie (Aberdeenshire) or less likely from the barony of Harthill (Lanarkshire) probably from the same etymology as 1 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press