Ehart Family History

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Ehart Name Meaning

German: variant of Ehard(t), from the personal name Ehard, composed of the Old High German elements e ‘law’, ‘order’ + hart(i) ‘hard’, ‘firm’. Compare Ahart.

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

Similar surnames: Ahart, Hart, Ewart, Thaut, Ahalt, Ohrt, Elhard, Halt, Hari, Harts

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Ehart Family Origin

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Ehart Family Occupations

What did your Ehart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehart. The most common Ehart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Ehart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ehart family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Ehart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ehart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehart 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 189 immigration records available for the last name Ehart. 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 423 military records available for the last name Ehart. For the veterans among your Ehart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ehart Life Expectancy

What is the average Ehart lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ehart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ehart in 1962 was 67, and 98 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ehart 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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