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Hartnett Name Meaning

Irish (especially County Cork): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAirtnéada ‘descendant of Airtnéad’, a personal name of uncertain origin. The first syllable is probably from Art ‘bear’, ‘hero’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartney, Harney, Harnett, Arnett, Garnett, Bartlett, Annett, Hardnett

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Hartnett Family Origin

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Hartnett Family Occupations

What did your Hartnett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hartnett family was Butcher. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartnett. The most common Hartnett occupation in the USA was Laborer. 14% of Hartnett's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Butcher

    2%

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

Hartnett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hartnett Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartnett lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hartnett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hartnett in 1947 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartnett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartnett 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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