Harm Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old English hearm ‘evil’, ‘hurt’, ‘injury’. English and North German: from a short form of Harman, Hermann. South German: nickname from Middle High German harm ‘ermine’.

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


Similar surnames: Hart, Hard, Harp, Warm, Herm, Hare, Hamm, Harms, Halm, Harr

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Harm Family Origin

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Harm Family Occupations

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  • Brickmaker

    8%
  • Coalminer

    8%
  • Furnaceman (...)

    8%
  • Gardener (ND)

    8%

In 1881, the most common Harm occupation in the UK was Brickmaker. 8% of Harm's were Brickmakers. A less common occupation for the Harm family was Gardener (ND). Brickmaker, Coalminer and Furnaceman (...) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harm.

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Harm Historical Records

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Harm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Harm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Harm in 1945 was 38, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harm

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