Harjo Family History

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Harjo Name Meaning

American Indian (Creek): unexplained. American variant of Finnish Harju.

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


Similar surnames: Harju, Hari, Barto, Barko, Hirko, Marlo, Harne, Harte, Vargo, Harlow

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Harjo Family Origin

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Harjo Family Occupations

What did your Harjo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harjo. 42% of Harjo men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Harjo women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harjo were Farm Laborer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    42%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Labor
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    24%
  • House Work
    20%
  • Housework
    8%
  • Maid
    8%

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

Harjo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Harjo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harjo 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 323 immigration records available for the last name Harjo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Harjo. For the veterans among your Harjo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harjo Life Expectancy

What is the average Harjo lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Harjo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Harjo in 1954 was 36, and 56 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harjo 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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