Herzing Family History

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Herzing Name Meaning

German: affectionate pet name based on Middle High German herze ‘heart’.

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

Similar surnames: Hering, Herring, Herling, Herzig, Hirning, Herzog, Helling, Harling

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Herzing Family Origin

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Herzing Family Occupations

What did your Herzing ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Herzing. 33% of Herzing men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Herzing women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Herzing were Truck Driver and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • Saleslady

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

Herzing Historical Records

What Herzing family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Herzing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herzing 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 303 immigration records available for the last name Herzing. 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 888 military records available for the last name Herzing. For the veterans among your Herzing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herzing Life Expectancy

What is the average Herzing lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Herzing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Herzing in 1960 was 52, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herzing 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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