Herzberg Family History

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Herzberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places named Herzberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound name from German Herz ‘heart’ + Berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Helberg, Hertzberg, Hellberg, Heiberg, Herzfeld, Mehlberg, Feldberg

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Herzberg Family Origin

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Herzberg Family Occupations

What did your Herzberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, doctor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Herzberg. 5% of Herzberg men worked as a doctor and 33% of Herzberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Herzberg were Engineer (machinery) and Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • doctor
    5%
  • Dentist
    5%
  • Dock Labourer
    5%
  • Engineer (machinery)
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    33%
  • Domestic Servant
    24%
  • Childs Nurse
    6%
  • Retired
    6%

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

Herzberg Historical Records

What Herzberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Herzberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herzberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Herzberg

Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Herzberg. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Herzberg. For the veterans among your Herzberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herzberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Herzberg lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Herzberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Herzberg in 1950 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herzberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herzberg 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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