Harkrider Family History

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Harkrider Name Meaning

Americanized form of German and Swiss German Hergenreider or Hergenreiter, a habitational name from a place named Herchenrode or Herchenroth or Hergenrode or Hergenroth in Hesse or Herkenrath in the Rhineland.

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

Similar surnames: Harkrader, Hargroder, Harkenrider, Caltrider, Harder, Sackrider

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Harkrider Family Origin

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Harkrider Family Occupations

What did your Harkrider ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harkrider. A less common occupation for the Harkrider family was Farms. The most common Harkrider occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Harkrider's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Farms


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Harkrider Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Harkrider. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harkrider 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Harkrider. 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 403 military records available for the last name Harkrider. For the veterans among your Harkrider ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harkrider Life Expectancy

What is the average Harkrider lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Harkrider life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Harkrider in 1960 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harkrider

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