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Tart Name Meaning

English (mainly Staffordshire and Shropshire):: nickname from Old English teart ‘sharp’ or ‘rough’ used as a nickname and sometimes a personal name. from the Middle English personal name Tart(e) perhaps of the same origin as the nickname in 1 above.

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

Similar surnames: Hart, Mart, Tarte, Dart, Cart, Taft, Bart, Start, Tarr, Tait

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You can see how Tart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tart family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tart families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 29 Tart families living in Ontario. This was about 51% of all the recorded Tart's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Tart families in 1911.
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What did your Tart ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fisherman was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Tart. 50% of Tart men worked as a Fisherman. .

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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

  • Fisherman
  • Farmer
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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tart. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Tart. For the veterans among your Tart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tart lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Tart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tart in 1951 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

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