Harcus Family History

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Harcus Name Meaning

Scottish: Orkadian form of Harcarse, a habitational name from the lands of Harcarse in Foro, Berwickshire, Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Harcum, Hargis, Marcus, Darius, Harmes, Aarhus, Barkus, Bartus, Dacus

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Harcus Family Origin

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Harcus Family Occupations

What did your Harcus ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Harcus occupation in the UK was Farmer. 23% of Harcus's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Crofter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harcus. A less common occupation for the Harcus family was Farm Serv..

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  • Farmer

  • Fisherman

  • Crofter

  • Farm Serv.


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Harcus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Harcus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harcus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Harcus. 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 573 military records available for the last name Harcus. For the veterans among your Harcus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harcus Life Expectancy

What is the average Harcus lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Harcus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Harcus in 1962 was 84, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harcus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harcus 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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