Harn Family History

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Harn Name Meaning

English: variant of Hearn 4.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Hurn, Harne, Hern, Hart, Hearn, Hayn, Harp, Warn, Arn, Hard

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Harn Family Origin

Where is the Harn family from?

Harn Family Occupations

What did your Harn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Harn occupation in Canada was Shoemaker. 40% of Harn's were Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Harn family was Servant. Shoemaker, Cardwainer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harn.

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  • Shoemaker

  • Cardwainer

  • Labourer

  • Servant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Harn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Harn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Harn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Harn. 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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Draft Card

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

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Harn Life Expectancy

What is the average Harn lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Harn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Harn in 1954 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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