Harrier Family History

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Harrier Name Meaning

nickname or occupational name for someone who hunted hares, or who was thought to resemble a breed of dog used in hunting hares. nickname for someone thought to resemble a harrier, a kind of hawk, Middle English harrower. nickname for a raider or plunderer, from an agent noun derived from Middle English herian, Old English her(g)ian ‘to harry’, ‘plunder’, ‘ravage’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrier, Harker, Perrier, Harrer, Harder, Harper, Currier, Farrier

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Harrier Family Origin

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Harrier Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Curate In Charge Private Tutor

    13%
  • Engine Fitter At Works

    13%
  • Hawker

    13%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker, Curate In Charge Private Tutor and Engine Fitter At Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrier. A less common occupation for the Harrier family was Hawker. The most common Harrier occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 13% of Harrier's were Cabinet Makers.

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Harrier Historical Records

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Harrier Life Expectancy

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Famous Harrier Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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