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Where is the Harms family from?
You can see how Harms families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harms family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Harms families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Harms families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Harms's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Harms families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harms surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harms. 30% of Harms men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Harms women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harms were Salesman and Maid.