Hastert Family History

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Hastert Name Meaning

German: perhaps a nickname from Ha(a)stert, one of the many bynames from Middle High German and Middle Low German hase ‘hare’ + stert ‘tail’.

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

Similar surnames: Gantert, Aster, Halter, Huster, Haser, Hasler, Hauter, Hasser

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Hastert Family Origin

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Hastert Family Occupations

What did your Hastert ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hastert. 14% of Hastert men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Hastert women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hastert were Farm and Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Laborer
  • Farm

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Dancing Teacher
  • Farm
  • Farming

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

Hastert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hastert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hastert 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 189 immigration records available for the last name Hastert. 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 193 military records available for the last name Hastert. For the veterans among your Hastert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hastert Life Expectancy

What is the average Hastert lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hastert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hastert in 1956 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hastert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hastert 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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