Herbig Family History

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Herbig Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Herwig.

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

Similar surnames: Helbig, Herwig, Hertig, Herzig, Hartig, Hilbig, Herber, Herring

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Herbig Family Origin

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Herbig Family Occupations

What did your Herbig ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Herbig occupation in the UK was Skin Dyer. 100% of Herbig's were Skin Dyers.

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  • Skin Dyer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Herbig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Herbig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Herbig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herbig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 736 immigration records available for the last name Herbig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Herbig. For the veterans among your Herbig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herbig Life Expectancy

What is the average Herbig lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Herbig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Herbig in 1957 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herbig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herbig ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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