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Hartland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hartland in Devon, named in Old English as ‘estate (land) on the hart (heorot) peninsula (teg)’. The surname is now most frequent in the West Midlands and it may be that another, now lost, source is also involved.

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


Similar surnames: Harland, Marland, Haviland, Garland, Eastland, Darland, Marsland

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Hartland Family Origin

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Hartland Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Dressmaker

    13%

In 1881, the most common Hartland occupation in Canada was Butcher. 38% of Hartland's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Hartland family was Dressmaker. Butcher, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartland.

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Hartland Historical Records

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Hartland Life Expectancy

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