Harps Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Harp 4.

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

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Harps Family Origin

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Harps Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • At Home-Widow

    3%
  • Carriage Maker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home-Widow were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harps. A less common occupation for the Harps family was Carriage Maker. The most common Harps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Harps's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Harps | Data not to scale

Harps Historical Records

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Harps Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Harps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Harps in 1962 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harps

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