Engelhardt Family History

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Engelhardt Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements engel (see Engel) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Eberhardt, Gerhardt, Gebhardt, Eisenhardt, Neidhardt, Engelbert

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Engelhardt Family Origin

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Engelhardt Family Occupations

What did your Engelhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Com Merchant and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Engelhardt. The most common Engelhardt occupation in Canada was Coal Com Merchant. 50% of Engelhardt's were Coal Com Merchants.

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  • Coal Com Merchant

  • Hotel Keeper


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Engelhardt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Engelhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engelhardt 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Engelhardt. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Engelhardt. For the veterans among your Engelhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engelhardt Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Engelhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Engelhardt in 1956 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelhardt 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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