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Harjes Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from a derivative of one of the Germanic personal names formed with hari, heri ‘army’ as the first element (see for example Herman, Herwig).

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


Similar surnames: Harke, Harmes, Harle, Hartjes, Armes, Harten, Hartel, Haynes, Harders

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Harjes Family Origin

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Harjes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

In 1880, Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Harjes. The most common Harjes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Harjes's were Farmers.

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