Harkless Family History

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Harkless Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This name occurs mainly in OH and PA.

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


Similar surnames: Harkness, Harless, Hartless, Farless, Hurless, Hartness, Harness

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Harkless Family Origin

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Harkless Family Occupations

What did your Harkless ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harkless. 29% of Harkless men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Harkless women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harkless were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    13%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%

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

Harkless Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harkless. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harkless 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Harkless. 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 Harkless. For the veterans among your Harkless ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harkless Life Expectancy

What is the average Harkless lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Harkless life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Harkless in 1957 was 52, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harkless

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harkless 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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