Harnack Family History

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Harnack Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German hardenack ‘hard-nose’, a tough, inflexible person. variant of Harnick.

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


Similar surnames: Haack, Harnick, Barnick, Schnack, Harbeck, Charnock, Bernick, Hammack

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Harnack Family Origin

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Harnack Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Laborer On R.R.

    9%
  • Stone Cutter

    9%
  • Tailor

    9%

In 1880, the most common Harnack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Harnack's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harnack family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer On R.R. and Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harnack.

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Harnack Historical Records

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Harnack Life Expectancy

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