Harnage Family History

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Harnage Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Harnage in Shropshire, which has as its second element Old English ecg ‘edge’, ‘steep ridge’; the first is uncertain but may be a derivative, hæren ‘rocky’, of an unrecorded Old English hær ‘stone’. The surname now appears to be extinct in England; in the U.S. it is concentrated in FL and GA.

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


Similar surnames: Warne, Large, Darnall, Salvage, Haagen, Ladage, Arnall, Haldane

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Harnage Family Origin

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Harnage Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, At Home and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harnage. A less common occupation for the Harnage family was Tennant. The most common Harnage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Harnage's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • At Home

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Tennant

    10%

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Harnage Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harnage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harnage 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Harnage. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Harnage. For the veterans among your Harnage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harnage Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Harnage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Harnage in 1962 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

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