Harmon Family History

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Harmon Name Meaning

Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman, i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin (see Hargadon). English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

Similar surnames: Harman, Harton, Harron, Garmon, Carmon, Salmon, Harmond, Carron

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Harmon Family Origin

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Harmon Family Occupations

What did your Harmon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harmon. 18% of Harmon men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Harmon women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harmon were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Teacher

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

Harmon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 243,000 census records available for the last name Harmon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harmon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Harmon. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 60,000 military records available for the last name Harmon. For the veterans among your Harmon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harmon Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Harmon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Harmon in 1940 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

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