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Harruff Name Meaning

German: Americanized spelling of Hörauf or its variant Herauf, from a Germanic personal name Hariulf, composed of the elements hari ‘army’, + (w)ulf, wolf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Harloff, Acuff, Harr, Hauff, Harring, Dayhuff, Harrup, Houff, Harcum

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Harruff Family Origin

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Harruff Family Occupations

What did your Harruff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harruff family was Farming. The most common Harruff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Harruff's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harruff.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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Harruff Historical Records

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Harruff Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Harruff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Harruff in 1943 was 40, and 97 in 2004.

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