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Harless Name Meaning

German: unexplained. English: probably a variant spelling of (H)arliss, a nickname from Middle English earles ‘earless’, probably denoting someone who was deaf rather than one literally without ears.

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

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Harless Family Origin

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Harless Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Harless occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Harless's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harless. A less common occupation for the Harless family was Laborer.

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Harless Life Expectancy

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