O'herron Family History

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O'herron Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEaráin ‘descendant of Earán’ (see Herron 2). The name O’Herron is no longer found in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: O'hearn, Herron, Heron, Harron, O'berry, O'hanlon, Hernon, Ferron

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O'herron Family Origin

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O'herron Family Occupations

What did your O'herron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerical were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named O'herron. 15% of O'herron men worked as a Laborer and 23% of O'herron women worked as a Clerical. Some less common occupations for Americans named O'herron were Apprentice Tool Maker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    15%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Tool Maker
    5%
  • Apprentice Tool Maker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerical
    23%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Executive Secretary
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%

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

O'herron Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name O'herron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'herron 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 138 immigration records available for the last name O'herron. 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 424 military records available for the last name O'herron. For the veterans among your O'herron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'herron Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'herron 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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