Harl Family History

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Harl Name Meaning

German: variant or altered spelling of Härle (see Harle).

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

Similar surnames: Harle, Hark, Hart, Carl, Hari, Haaf, Harp, Garl, Hartl, Hard

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Harl Family Origin

Where is the Harl family from?

Harl Family Occupations

What did your Harl ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Harl family was Laundress. The most common Harl occupation in the UK was Ag Labr. 20% of Harl's were Ag Labrs. Ag Labr, Coal Miner and Iron Ore Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harl.

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  • Ag Labr

  • Coal Miner

  • Iron Ore Miner

  • Laundress


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

Harl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Harl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Harl

Passenger List

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

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Harl Life Expectancy

What is the average Harl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Harl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Harl in 1962 was 66, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harl 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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