Harruff Family History

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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

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

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Harruff Life Expectancy

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