Harnish Family History

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Harnish Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Harnisch.

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

Similar surnames: Hornish, Hanish, Harsh, Yanish, Barrish, Cornish, Danish, Harnick

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Harnish Family Origin

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Harnish Family Occupations

What did your Harnish ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Harnish.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Harnish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Harnish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harnish 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 Harnish. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Harnish. For the veterans among your Harnish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harnish Life Expectancy

What is the average Harnish lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Harnish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Harnish in 1949 was 22, and 79 in 2004.

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