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Lockhart Name Meaning

Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements loc ‘lock’, ‘bolt’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. English: occupational name for a herdsman in charge of a sheep or cattlefold, from Old English loc ‘enclosure’, ‘fold’ + hierde ‘herd(er)’. Americanized form of German Luckhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Flockhart, Lockard, Moothart, Machart, Liebhart, Locker, Hockert

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Lockhart Family Origin

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Lockhart Family Occupations

What did your Lockhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lockhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lockhart's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lockhart. A less common occupation for the Lockhart family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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Lockhart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lockhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Lockhart lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Lockhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lockhart in 1943 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lockhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lockhart 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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