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Harjula Family History

Harjula 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: Harju, Karjala, Hannula, Narula, Harold, Parola, Hartell, Harle

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Where is the Harjula family from?

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

What did your Harjula ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Harjula. 100% of Harjula men worked as a Farmer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
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What Harjula family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 162 census records available for the last name Harjula. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harjula 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Harjula. 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 16 military records available for the last name Harjula. For the veterans among your Harjula ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Harjula lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Harjula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Harjula in 1963 was 75, and 95 in 2003.

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