Haer Family History

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Haer Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a swamp, a variant of Haar 3. altered spelling of Hähr (common in Württemberg), from Middle High German heher ‘jay’ (the bird). Alternatively, it may be a topographic name from Middle Low German hare ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Haar, Hayer, Hager, Baer, Hamer, Haver, Haner, Haser, Hader, Haker

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Haer Family Origin

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Haer Family Occupations

What did your Haer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haer. The most common Haer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Haer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Haer family was Book Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Book Dealer

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Haer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Haer Historical Records

What Haer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Haer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Haer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Haer. 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 Haer. For the veterans among your Haer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haer Life Expectancy

What is the average Haer lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Haer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Haer in 1960 was 37, and 60 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haer 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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