Harrill Family History

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Harrill Name Meaning

English (southwest): variant spelling of Harrell.

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

Similar surnames: Harvill, Hartill, Harrell, Hairell, Hairrell, Herrell, Harriss

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Harrill Family Origin

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Harrill Family Occupations

What did your Harrill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrill. A less common occupation for the Harrill family was Laborer. The most common Harrill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Harrill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Harrill ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Harrill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Harrill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harrill 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 577 immigration records available for the last name Harrill. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Harrill. For the veterans among your Harrill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harrill Life Expectancy

What is the average Harrill lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Harrill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Harrill in 1945 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harrill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harrill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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