Hjorth Family History

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Hjorth Name Meaning

Scandinavian: variant of Hjort.

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


Similar surnames: Horth, Hjort, Porth, Harth, Korth, Forth, Howorth, Hirth, Haworth

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Hjorth Family Origin

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Hjorth Family Occupations

What did your Hjorth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith And Farmer, Farmer and Farmer 7 Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hjorth. The most common Hjorth occupation in the USA was Blacksmith And Farmer. 17% of Hjorth's were Blacksmith And Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hjorth family was Merchant.

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  • Blacksmith And Farmer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farmer 7 Mechanic

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%

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

Hjorth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hjorth Life Expectancy

What is the average Hjorth lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hjorth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hjorth in 1959 was 59, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hjorth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hjorth 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.

Famous Hjorth Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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