Hathorn Family History

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Hathorn Name Meaning

English and Scottish (chiefly northern Ireland): variant of Hawthorne.

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

Similar surnames: Hathorne, Hawthorn, Hawthorne, Hanthorn, Hasson, Hatton, Cauthorn

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Hathorn Family Origin

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Hathorn Family Occupations

What did your Hathorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hathorn family was Farming. The most common Hathorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Hathorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hathorn.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Hathorn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Hathorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hathorn 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 748 immigration records available for the last name Hathorn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hathorn. For the veterans among your Hathorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hathorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Hathorn lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hathorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hathorn in 1954 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hathorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hathorn 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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