Herz Family History

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Herz Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hertz.

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

Similar surnames: Her, Herr, Hertz, Harz, Merz, Herd, Hert, Hire, Berl, Hern

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Herz Family Origin

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Herz Family Occupations

What did your Herz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, (xray ) Physicist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Herz. 3% of Herz men worked as a (xray ) Physicist and 28% of Herz women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Herz were Architect And Engineer and Domestic Worker (mothers Help)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • (xray ) Physicist
  • Actor (unemployed)
  • Agent (textile)
  • Architect And Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Worker (mothers Help)

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Herz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Herz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herz 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Herz. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Herz. For the veterans among your Herz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herz Life Expectancy

What is the average Herz lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Herz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Herz in 1942 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herz 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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