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Where is the Harmes family from?
You can see how Harmes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harmes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Harmes families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Harmes family living in Louisiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Harmes's in the USA. Louisiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Harmes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harmes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harmes. 26% of Harmes men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Harmes women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harmes were Salesman and Housekeeper.