Hargadon Family History

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Hargadon Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ‘descendant of Argadán’, a personal name from a diminutive of argad ‘silver’. In County Galway the surname O’Hargadan has tended to be replaced by Hardiman.

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


Similar surnames: Harman, Haughton, Harmon, Hargan, Dargan, Horgan, Higdon, Margeson

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Hargadon Family Origin

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Hargadon Family Occupations

What did your Hargadon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Demurrage Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hargadon. 30% of Hargadon men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Hargadon women worked as a Demurrage Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hargadon were Clerk and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Motorman
    12%
  • Electrician
    12%
  • Clerk
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Demurrage Clerk
    50%
  • New Worker
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hargadon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hargadon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hargadon 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 722 immigration records available for the last name Hargadon. 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 539 military records available for the last name Hargadon. For the veterans among your Hargadon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hargadon Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hargadon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hargadon in 1942 was 32, and 57 in 2004.

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