Hardeman Family History

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Hardeman Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Hardiman. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Hardman, Hardiman, Harman, Hartman, Harden, Hardyman, Vardeman

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Hardeman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hardeman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hardeman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Hardeman Family Origin

Where is the Hardeman family from?

Hardeman Family Occupations

What did your Hardeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hardeman occupation in Canada was Servant. 50% of Hardeman's were Servants. Servant and Servant/Student were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hardeman.

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  • Servant

  • Servant/Student


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

Hardeman Historical Records

What Hardeman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Hardeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hardeman 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 880 immigration records available for the last name Hardeman. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hardeman. For the veterans among your Hardeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hardeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hardeman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hardeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hardeman in 1945 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hardeman 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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