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Hartnell Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern): habitational name from Hartnoll in Marwood, Devon, named from Old English heor(o)t ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + cnoll ‘hilltop’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartwell, Hartell, Harvell, Farnell, Harwell, Darnall, Cartmell

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Hartnell Family Origin

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Hartnell Family Occupations

What did your Hartnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Drayman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartnell. A less common occupation for the Hartnell family was Keeping House. The most common Hartnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hartnell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Drayman

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Hartnell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hartnell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartnell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hartnell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hartnell in 1954 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartnell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartnell 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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