Harrod Family History

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Harrod Name Meaning

derivative of the Scandinavian personal name Harald (see Harold). variant of Harwood. variant of Herrod 1.

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


Similar surnames: Harrold, Herod, Marron, Harold, Garrod, Harreld, Darrow, Harrow

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Harrod Family Origin

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Harrod Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Gardener

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrod. A less common occupation for the Harrod family was Gardener. The most common Harrod occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Harrod's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Harrod Historical Records

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Harrod Life Expectancy

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