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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 76108 people with the Harris surname? In that year Harris was ranked number 27 for popularity in the UK.
The name Cole means "Victory of the people" and is of Greek origin.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Cole Harris Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Cole Harris family tree.
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Did you know that there are currently 104974 people with the Harris surname in the UK? Harris is now ranked number 24 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 835518 people with the Harris surname in the USA? Harris is ranked number 12 for popularity in the USA.
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Other names that sound a bit like Harris
Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.Gheorghescu Haaraoja Haars Haarz Hairs Hairyes Harach Harce Hares Haresceugh Harg Hargey Hargie Harig Harja Harjo Hark Harkai Harkey Harrex Harricks Harridge Harries Harrig Harriss Harrys Hars Harsch Harse Harsey Harsh Harsha Harshaw Harwick Harzke Hayers Heares Hearse Hearsey Heers Heirs Herch Herche Herek Herge Hericks Herig Heroux Herrage Herriage Herrick Herridge Herries Herrs Herrys Herse Hersey Hersh Hershaw Hershey Herwig Herz Hiers Highers Hirche Hires Hirksey Hirsch Hirsh Hirsi Hirz Horack Horche Horecka Horejsi Horick Horiezka Horiski Horky Horrach Horridge Horris Horrix Horrocks Horsch Horsey Horsky Hrasky Hrejsa Hresko Hricko Hrics Hrus Hrushowy Hruska Hryczkow Huereque Hurch Hurche Hurich Huriche Hursey Hursh Hyers