Himmelreich Family History

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Himmelreich Name Meaning

German: humorous topographic name, from a place so named as being at a high altitude, from Middle High German himel ‘heaven’ + rich(e) ‘empire’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Himmel ‘heaven’ + Reich ‘empire’.

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


Similar surnames: Himmelstein, Himmel, Himmelsbach, Ehrenreich, Himmelberger, Hemmerich

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Himmelreich Family Origin

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Himmelreich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Himmelreich. A less common occupation for the Himmelreich family was Laborer. The most common Himmelreich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Himmelreich's were Farmers.

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Himmelreich Historical Records

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Himmelreich Life Expectancy

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