Haran Family History

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Haran Name Meaning

Irish (especially Counties Clare and Connacht): variant of Haren. Irish: reduced form of Hanrahan. French: metonymic occupational name for a seller of herrings, from hareng ‘herring’.

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

Similar surnames: Haren, Horan, Harman, Hara, Maran, Taran, Hearn, Harang, Hagan, Hasan

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Haran Family Origin

Where is the Haran family from?

Haran Family Occupations

What did your Haran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cotton Weaver, Masons Labourer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haran. The most common Haran occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 8% of Haran's were Cotton Weavers. A less common occupation for the Haran family was Baker.

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  • Cotton Weaver

  • Masons Labourer

  • Stone Mason

  • Baker


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

Haran Historical Records

What Haran family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Haran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Haran. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Haran. For the veterans among your Haran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haran Life Expectancy

What is the average Haran lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Haran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Haran in 1950 was 31, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haran ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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