Hat Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Han, Hata, Hay, Ham, Hatt, Hart, Ha, Haut, Hai, Haw

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Hat Family Origin

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Hat Family Occupations

What did your Hat ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Hunter was the top reported job for people in the CA named Hat.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Hunter
    100%

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

Hat Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hat 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 467 immigration records available for the last name Hat. 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 54,000 military records available for the last name Hat. For the veterans among your Hat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hat Life Expectancy

What is the average Hat lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Hat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hat in 1972 was 82, and 86 in 2003.

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