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Hurlbert Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): variant of Hurlbut .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hurlburt, Hurlbutt, Hulbert, Hubbert, Hulburt, Culbert, Harbert

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Where is the Hurlbert family from?

You can see how Hurlbert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hurlbert family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hurlbert families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 93 Hurlbert families living in Ontario. This was about 42% of all the recorded Hurlbert's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hurlbert families in 1911.
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What did your Hurlbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Civil Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Hurlbert. 38% of Hurlbert men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Hurlbert women worked as a Civil Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hurlbert were Salesman and Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Civil Servant
  • Maid
  • Farmer
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hurlbert. 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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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hurlbert. For the veterans among your Hurlbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hurlbert lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hurlbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hurlbert in 1951 was 74, and 72 in 2004.

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