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Harries Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Harris 1. North German (Frisian): variant of Harr, shortened from Harringes, see also Harjes.

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


Similar surnames: Harring, Harriss, Harre, Harris, Garriss, Hartjes, Marris, Hargis

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Harries Family Origin

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Harries Family Occupations

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  • Commis

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Collecteur

    8%
  • Commis Voyageur

    8%

In 1881, Commis, Farmer and Collecteur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harries. A less common occupation for the Harries family was Commis Voyageur. The most common Harries occupation in Canada was Commis. 15% of Harries's were Commiss.

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Harries Historical Records

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Harries Life Expectancy

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