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Herson Name Meaning

English: variant of Hersom. Jewish: of uncertain origin; perhaps a reduced form of German Herschsohn, a patronymic from Hersch (Yiddish Hersh).

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


Similar surnames: Person, Merson, Gerson, Heron, Herron, Kelson, Berson, Pierson

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Herson Family Origin

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Herson Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    12%
  • Stone Mason

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Carman

    6%

In 1881, Labourer, Stone Mason and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herson. The most common Herson occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Herson's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Herson family was Carman.

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Herson Historical Records

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Herson Life Expectancy

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