Harpham Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Harpham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in East Yorkshire near Bridlington, so named from Old English hearpe ‘harp’ (the instrument or the device used for purifying sea salt) + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Markham, Farnham, Lapham, Barham, Parham, Wareham, Turnham, Tatham

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Harpham Family Origin

Where is the Harpham family from?

SHOW MORE

Harpham Family Occupations

What did your Harpham ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    44%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Adjuster For Board Of Marine Underwriters

    4%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Harpham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Harpham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harpham family was Adjuster For Board Of Marine Underwriters. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harpham.

Source: Census data for Harpham | Data not to scale

Harpham Historical Records

What Harpham family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Harpham ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Harpham

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Harpham Life Expectancy

What is the average Harpham lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harpham 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Harpham Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name