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Harmel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish harml ‘ermine’ (see Harmeling). French: variant of the personal name Armel, derived from an Old Breton compound personal name, Arthmael, comprised of arth, arzh ‘bear’, ‘warrior’ + mael.

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

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Harmel Family Origin

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Harmel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cooking

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harmel family was Keeps House. The most common Harmel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Harmel's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooking and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harmel.

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Harmel Historical Records

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Harmel Life Expectancy

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