Harrity Family History

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Harrity Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOireachtaigh (see Harrington).

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


Similar surnames: Herrity, Garrity, Dorrity, Harty, Harris, Harrigan, Wharry, Darity

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Harrity Family Origin

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Harrity Family Occupations

What did your Harrity ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harrity family was Carpet Weaver. Laborer, Keeping House and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrity. The most common Harrity occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Harrity's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Builder

    4%
  • Carpet Weaver

    4%

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

Harrity Historical Records

What Harrity family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harrity. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harrity census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Harrity

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Harrity. 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 Harrity. For the veterans among your Harrity ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harrity Life Expectancy

What is the average Harrity lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Harrity life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Harrity in 1942 was 43, and 37 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harrity

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harrity 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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