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Harriger Name Meaning

German: probably an altered spelling of Herriger, variant of Herrig. This name is found chiefly in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Carriger, Barriger, Garringer, Herriage, Carriker, Karriker, Burrier

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Harriger Family Origin

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Harriger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Harriger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Harriger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harriger. A less common occupation for the Harriger family was Carpenter.

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Harriger Life Expectancy

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