Hirt Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a herdsman, Middle High German hirt, cognate with English Heard.

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


Similar surnames: Hirst, Hart, Hurt, Hirn, Hitt, Birt, Hardt, Hirte, Ehart, Hirth

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Hirt Family Origin

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Hirt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hirt family was Keeping House. The most common Hirt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Hirt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirt.

Source: Census data for Hirt | Data not to scale

Hirt Historical Records

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Hirt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Hirt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hirt in 1951 was 38, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirt

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