Harpham Family History

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Harpham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in East Yorkshire near Bridlington, so named from Old English hearpe ‘harp’ (the instrument or the device used for purifying sea salt) + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Markham, Farnham, Lapham, Barham, Parham, Wareham, Turnham, Tatham

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Harpham Family Origin

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Harpham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Joiner

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Harpham occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Harpham's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harpham. A less common occupation for the Harpham family was Labourer.

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Harpham Historical Records

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Harpham Life Expectancy

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