Harbison Family History

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Harbison Name Meaning

English (chiefly northern Ireland): patronymic from the personal name Herbert. (The change from -er- to -ar- was a common one in Old French and Middle English.)

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


Similar surnames: Herbison, Harrison, Harmison, Addison, Hardison, Hasson, Harvison

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Harbison Family Origin

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Harbison Family Occupations

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  • Dressmaker

    10%
  • Engine Keeper

    10%
  • Gardener

    10%
  • Grain Porter

    10%

In 1881, the most common Harbison occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 10% of Harbison's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Engine Keeper and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harbison. A less common occupation for the Harbison family was Grain Porter.

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Harbison Historical Records

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Harbison Life Expectancy

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