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Morehart Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Morhar(d)t, from the Germanic personal name Morhart, composed of an unidentified first element + hart ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Moothart, Machart, Lockhart, Arnhart, Kirkhart, Morant, Ehart

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Morehart Family Origin

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Morehart Family Occupations

What did your Morehart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Morehart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Morehart's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morehart. A less common occupation for the Morehart family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Retired Farmer

    7%

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

Morehart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Morehart Life Expectancy

What is the average Morehart lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Morehart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Morehart in 1950 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morehart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morehart 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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