Hobart Family History

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Hobart Name Meaning

English (especially East Anglia) and Dutch: variant of Hubert.

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

Similar surnames: Hobert, Robart, Hubbart, Bart, Hart, Hubert, Heart, Hoblit, Hoard

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Hobart Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hobart name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hobart. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Hobart Family Origin

Where is the Hobart family from?

Hobart Family Occupations

What did your Hobart ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Hobart Historical Records

What Hobart family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 43,000 census records available for the last name Hobart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hobart 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hobart. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Hobart. For the veterans among your Hobart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hobart Life Expectancy

What is the average Hobart lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hobart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hobart in 1950 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hobart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hobart 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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