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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


Similar surnames: Hartke, Harle, Hartlein, Hartge, Hartley, Bartle, Hartlieb, Harold

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Where is the Hartle family from?

You can see how Hartle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hartle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hartle families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 8 Hartle families living in Missouri. This was about 32% of all the recorded Hartle's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Hartle families in 1840.
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What did your Hartle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hartle. 22% of Hartle men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Hartle women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartle were Truck Driver and Maid. .

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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

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Miner
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Housewife
    16%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Maid
    6%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hartle. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hartle. For the veterans among your Hartle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hartle lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hartle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Hartle in 1945 was 26, and 72 in 2004.

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