Hartmann Family History

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Hartmann Name Meaning

North German and Danish: variant of Hart 1. German: from a Germanic compound personal name composed of the elements hard ‘hard’, ‘strong’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Hartman.

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

Similar surnames: Hartman, Harman, Hermann, Hardman, Bermann, Altmann, Hammann

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Hartmann Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hartmann name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Hartmann Family Origin

Where is the Hartmann family from?

Hartmann Family Occupations

What did your Hartmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hartmann occupation in Canada was Going To School. 43% of Hartmann's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Hartmann family was Gentleman. Going To School, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartmann.

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  • Going To School

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Gentleman


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

Hartmann Historical Records

What Hartmann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 45,000 census records available for the last name Hartmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartmann 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 33,000 immigration records available for the last name Hartmann. 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 47,000 military records available for the last name Hartmann. For the veterans among your Hartmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hartmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartmann lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hartmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hartmann in 1940 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartmann 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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