Hern Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Hearn.

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


Similar surnames: Hurn, Herne, Harn, Herr, Hearn, Herd, Henn, Her, Herz, Heron

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Hern Family Origin

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Hern Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hern family was Carpenter. The most common Hern occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Hern's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hern.

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Hern Historical Records

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Hern Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Hern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hern in 1943 was 25, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hern

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