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Harpin Name Meaning

French (also found in England): occupational name for a player on the harp, from Old French harpin ‘harper’.

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


Similar surnames: Arpin, Harwin, Gardin, Chapin, Herpin, Harpine, Harlin, Maupin

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Harpin Family Origin

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Harpin Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Beer House Keeper

    3%

In 1881, the most common Harpin occupation in the UK was Gardener. 12% of Harpin's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Harpin family was Beer House Keeper. Gardener, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harpin.

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Harpin Historical Records

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Harpin Life Expectancy

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