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Harbeck Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places and streams called Harbeck ‘marshy stream’. South German (Bavarian): variant of Harbach.

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


Similar surnames: Habeck, Herbeck, Harbach, Harwick, Torbeck, Walbeck, Holbeck

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Harbeck Family Origin

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Harbeck Family Occupations

What did your Harbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harbeck family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harbeck. The most common Harbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Harbeck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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

Harbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harbeck 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Harbeck. 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 Harbeck. For the veterans among your Harbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Harbeck lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Harbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Harbeck in 1960 was 71, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harbeck 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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