Hardesty Family History
Hardesty Name Meaning
English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Hardisty Hill in Fewston (Yorkshire) from the Old English personal name Heardwulf (composed of the elements heard ‘hardy brave strong’ + wulf ‘wolf’) + Old English stīg ‘path narrow road’. Compare Hardester and Hardisty .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press