Harwin Family History

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Harwin Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): from the Old French personal name Harduin, composed of the Germanic elements hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’ + win ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Harlin, Darwin, Hardin, Hadwin, Harvin, Harding, Hartwig, Harten

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Harwin Family Origin

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Harwin Family Occupations

What did your Harwin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gardener and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Harwin. 5% of Harwin men worked as a Gardener and 51% of Harwin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harwin were General Labourer and Shop Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gardener
    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer
    4%
  • Farm Worker
    4%
  • General Labourer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    5%
  • Government S H Typist
    3%
  • Shop Assistant
    3%

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

Harwin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harwin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harwin 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Harwin. 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 200 military records available for the last name Harwin. For the veterans among your Harwin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harwin Life Expectancy

What is the average Harwin lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Harwin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Harwin in 1959 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harwin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harwin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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