Harmsen Family History

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Harmsen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: patronymic from Harm.

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

Similar surnames: Hermsen, Hansen, Harms, Karlsen, Carlsen, Hanssen, Harten, Harmes

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Harmsen Family Origin

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Harmsen Family Occupations

What did your Harmsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artist and Asst Nurse paind Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Harmsen. 50% of Harmsen men worked as an Artist and 34% of Harmsen women worked as an Asst Nurse paind Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harmsen were Farm Labourer Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artist
  • Farm Labourer Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Asst Nurse paind Domestic Duties
  • Housemaid Unemploye
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Harmsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harmsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harmsen 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Harmsen. 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 Harmsen. For the veterans among your Harmsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harmsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Harmsen lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Harmsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Harmsen in 1943 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harmsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harmsen 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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