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

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  • Gen Laborer At Steel Works

    25%
  • Lodging Hse Keeper

    25%
  • Merchants Widow

    25%
  • Teacher Of Music (Zither)

    25%

In 1881, the most common Herz occupation in the UK was Gen Laborer At Steel Works. 25% of Herz's were Gen Laborer At Steel Workss. A less common occupation for the Herz family was Teacher Of Music (Zither). Gen Laborer At Steel Works, Lodging Hse Keeper and Merchants Widow were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herz.

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Herz Historical Records

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Herz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herz

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