Harten Family History

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Harten Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Hart 1. Dutch: from a derivative of a Germanic compound personal name beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Dutch (van Harten): habitational name from a place so named near Renkum, Gelderland.

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


Similar surnames: Hartel, Harden, Haren, Harton, Hasten, Harben, Hartman, Parten

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Harten Family Origin

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Harten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Harness Maker

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harten. The most common Harten occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Harten's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harten family was Harness Maker.

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Harten Historical Records

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Harten Life Expectancy

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