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Herzig Name Meaning

German (eastern and central Germany and Silesia): variant of Herzog. German: from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names composed with hard ‘strong’, ‘hardy’, for instance Herto. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German herzig ‘delightful’, ‘lovely’.

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


Similar surnames: Herzog, Herwig, Herling, Hartig, Herring, Hertig, Hering, Herrig

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Herzig Family Origin

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Herzig Family Occupations

What did your Herzig ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Butler (Domestic Serv) and Inn Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Herzig. The most common Herzig occupation in the UK was Butler (Domestic Serv). 50% of Herzig's were Butler (Domestic Serv)s.

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  • Butler (Domestic Serv)

    50%
  • Inn Keeper

    50%

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Herzig Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Herzig ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Herzig Life Expectancy

What is the average Herzig lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Herzig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Herzig in 1940 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herzig 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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