History of your Surname
Get access to Harmelink family records.Start a free trial

Harmelink Family History

Harmelink Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Harmeling.

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

Similar surnames: Harmeling, Hamelink, Ameling, Hagelin, Harmel, Harmening, Harmes

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Harmelink family from?

You can see how Harmelink families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harmelink family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Harmelink families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Harmelink families living in Iowa. This was 100% of all the recorded Harmelink's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Harmelink families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harmelink surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Harmelink ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harmelink. 60% of Harmelink men worked as a Farmer.

View Census data for Harmelink | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Moulder

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Harmelink family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 762 census records available for the last name Harmelink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harmelink census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Harmelink

Passenger Lists

There are 58 immigration records available for the last name Harmelink. 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.

View all Harmelink immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 95 military records available for the last name Harmelink. For the veterans among your Harmelink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Harmelink military records

You've only scratched the surface of Harmelink family history.

Discover More

What is the average Harmelink lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Harmelink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Harmelink in 1956 was 64, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harmelink

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Harmelink family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial