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Harison Name Meaning

English: variant of Harrison .

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


Similar surnames: Harmison, Harbison, Larison, Hardison, Harrison, Harvison, Hartson

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Where is the Harison family from?

You can see how Harison families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harison family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Harison families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 18 Harison families living in Lancashire. This was about 25% of all the recorded Harison's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Harison families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harison surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Harison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Mines and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Harison. 100% of Harison men worked as a Coal Mines and 75% of Harison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Coal Mines
    100%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%
  • Housekeeper
    5%
  • Domestic Servant
    5%
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Census Records

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Harison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harison 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Harison. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Harison. For the veterans among your Harison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Harison lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Harison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Harison in 1969 was 47, and 48 in 2004.

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