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Find more Harp relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 948 more people named Harp in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 6,628 people named Harp in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Harp in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,576 people named Harp were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 292 were disabled
  • 37% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,456

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Harp families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940