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Find more Harrist 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 65 more people named Harrist 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 71 people named Harrist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 92% more people named Harrist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 136 people named Harrist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 69 females, Jessie was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 8 were disabled
  • 8% were disabled

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria