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Harhen Family History

Harhen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Harben, Harden, Haren, Harten, Harren, Harken, Harvey, Hare, Hagen

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Where is the Harhen family from?

You can see how Harhen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harhen family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Harhen family living in Illinois. This was about 33% of all the recorded Harhen's in USA. Illinois and 2 other states had the highest population of Harhen families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harhen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Harhen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 191 census records available for the last name Harhen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harhen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 77 immigration records available for the last name Harhen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 22 military records available for the last name Harhen. For the veterans among your Harhen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Harhen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2002, in the United States, Harhen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Harhen in 1960 was 47, and 84 in 2002.

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