Hirschhorn Family History

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Hirschhorn Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places so named in Hesse, the Palatinate, and Bavaria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Hirsch, Yiddish hirsh ‘deer’ + Horn ‘horn’.

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

Similar surnames: Hirschberg, Hirsch, Eichhorn, Hirschfeld, Hirschler, Herscher, Schorn

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Hirschhorn Family Origin

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Hirschhorn Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Hirschhorn occupation in the UK was Jeweller. 100% of Hirschhorn's were Jewellers.

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  • Jeweller


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Hirschhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hirschhorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirschhorn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hirschhorn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hirschhorn. For the veterans among your Hirschhorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirschhorn Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hirschhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hirschhorn in 1951 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

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