When John Hart was born on 14 March 1862, in Clarendon, South Australia, Australia, his father, Seth Mattison Hart, was 33 and his mother, Thurza Dix, was 24. He married Mary Ann Udy in 1882, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 13 November 1918, in Carterton, Wairarapa District, Wellington, New Zealand, at the age of 56, and was buried in Carterton, Wairarapa District, Wellington, New Zealand.
English and North German: nickname from Middle English hert (Old English heorot), Middle Low German hërte, harte ‘hart, stag’, perhaps for a quick-footed or timorous individual.
German: variant of Hardt 1 and 2. It is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).
Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name or nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.
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