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Harter Name Meaning

German (also Härter): variant of Harder. South German and Tyrolean: habitational name for someone from Hart in Austria.

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


Similar surnames: Harder, Horter, Halter, Hartter, Hurter, Karter, Hartner, Harten

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Harter Family Origin

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Harter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harter family was Farming. The most common Harter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Harter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harter.

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Harter Historical Records

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Harter Life Expectancy

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