Eberhardt Family History

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Eberhardt Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements eber ‘wild boar’ (Old High German, Old Saxon ebur) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Ehrhardt, Gerhardt, Eisenhardt, Engelhardt, Bernhard, Degenhardt

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Eberhardt Family Origin

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Eberhardt Family Occupations

What did your Eberhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eberhardt. The most common Eberhardt occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Eberhardt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eberhardt family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Machinist


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

Eberhardt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eberhardt Life Expectancy

What is the average Eberhardt lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Eberhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Eberhardt in 1944 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eberhardt 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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