As a surname, Hartin is thought to be derived from the place named Harden in West Yorkshire
. The place name in turn is derived from the Old English words "hara," or "hare," and "denu," or "valley."
Early Origins of the Hartin family
The surname Hartin was first found in Roxburghshire
where one of the first records of the name was John de Hardene who rendered homage to King Edward I
in 1296. Harden is a civil parish and village in West Yorkshire
and an area north of Walsall.
Early History of the Hartin family
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Hartin Spelling Variations
The name Hartin, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Harden, Hardene, Hardin, Hardon and others.
Early Notables of the Hartin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hartin family to Ireland
Some of the Hartin family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Hartin family to the New World and Oceana
The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland
, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Hartin family, or who bore a variation of the surname Hartin were
Hartin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Bridget Hartin, aged 27, who landed in America, in 1892
Hartin Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Owen Hartin, aged 20, who settled in America from Gowna, in 1900
- Richard Hartin, aged 25, who landed in America from Ballycastle, in 1902
- James Hartin, aged 11, who emigrated to the United States from Arve, Co. Cavan, in 1904
- John F. Hartin, aged 10, who landed in America from Arve, Co. Cavan, in 1904
- Margaret M. Hartin, aged 9, who emigrated to the United States from Arve, Co. Cavan, in 1904
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Hartin Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Ms. Noreen Hartin, aged 20 who emigrated to Canada, arriving at the Grosse Isle Quarantine Station in Quebec aboard the ship "Mary Brack" departing from the port of Limerick, Ireland but died on Grosse Isle in June CITATION[CLOSE]
Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 32)
Contemporary Notables of the name Hartin (post 1700)
- David Hartin (1824-1893), Canadian founder of Hartin's Hotel, Bells Corners, Ontario in 1870