Harmeling Family History

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Harmeling Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Herman, Harman (see Hermann). German: habitational name from Harmelingen near Soltau.

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

Similar surnames: Harmening, Herling, Hamelink, Harding, Hartling, Carling, Harling

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Harmeling Family Origin

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Harmeling Family Occupations

What did your Harmeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Attendant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harmeling. 8% of Harmeling men worked as a Proprietor and 10% of Harmeling women worked as an Attendant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harmeling were Laborer and Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Attendant
  • Teacher
  • Beautician
  • Helper

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

Harmeling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 847 census records available for the last name Harmeling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harmeling 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 184 immigration records available for the last name Harmeling. 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 291 military records available for the last name Harmeling. For the veterans among your Harmeling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harmeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Harmeling lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Harmeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Harmeling in 1954 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harmeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harmeling 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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