Harkness Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Harkness Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Harkness family

Profession Census Frequency
Scholar 91
Coal Miner 7
Clerk 6
Domestic Servant 6
Dress Maker 5
Blacksmith 5
Taylor's Daughter 4
House Keeper 3
Farm Servant Indoor 3
General Servant 3
Laundress 3
Labourer 3
Miner 3
Printer 3
Loan Moulder 2
Plumber 2
Book Keeper 2
Cooper 2
Draper 2
Infant 2
Painter 2
School 2
Tailoress 2
Taylor's Son 2
Operative Worsted Factory 2

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