Harken Family History

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Harken Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Harke 1.

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

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Harken Family Origin

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Harken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Brakeman

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harken family was Brakeman. The most common Harken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Harken's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harken.

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Harken Historical Records

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Harken Life Expectancy

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