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Herres Family History

Herres Name Meaning
German: this name is found Latinized as Henrici, so it presumably represents a patronymic based on a short form of Heinrich.

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

15,002 Historical Documents with Herres on Ancestry.com
6,393 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
397 Military Records
349 Immigration Records
2,198 Census and Voter Lists
5,665 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Herres Families

  • Number of Herres families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Herres families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Herres last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Herres census records

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Herres Family Origin

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Herres Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Herres

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Herres Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Herres census records

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Herres Civil War Service Records

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