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Hartwick Family History

Hartwick Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Hartwig.

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


Similar surnames: Hartrick, Harwick, Harvick, Hartsock, Harthcock, Trawick, Norwick

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Where is the Hartwick family from?

You can see how Hartwick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hartwick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hartwick families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 7 Hartwick families living in New York. This was about 29% of all the recorded Hartwick's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Hartwick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hartwick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hartwick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hartwick. 26% of Hartwick men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Hartwick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hartwick were Carpenter and Housekeeper.

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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
    26%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    19%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
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Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Hartwick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartwick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hartwick. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hartwick. For the veterans among your Hartwick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hartwick lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hartwick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hartwick in 1955 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

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