Harnett Family History

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Harnett Name Meaning

Irish (County Limerick): variant of Hartnett. English: variant of Arnold 1.

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


Similar surnames: Arnett, Hargett, Hartnett, Barnett, Arnet, Harned, Barnet, Arnott

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Harnett Family Origin

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Harnett Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    22%
  • Dressmaker

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Gardener

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Harnett family was Gardener. The most common Harnett occupation in Canada was Labourer. 22% of Harnett's were Labourers. Labourer, Dressmaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harnett.

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Harnett Historical Records

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Harnett Life Expectancy

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