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Harness Family History

Harness Name Meaning

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

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34,675 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,781 Military Records
1,098 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Harness Families

Harness census records

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Harness Family Origin

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Harness Family Occupations

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Military Service by Harness

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