Erhert Family History

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Erhert Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Erhart, Ernest, Herbert, Ebbert, Egert, Erber, Dechert, Elchert

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Erhert Family Origin

Where is the Erhert family from?

Erhert Family Occupations

What did your Erhert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, House Work and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erhert. A less common occupation for the Erhert family was Works In Brewery. The most common Erhert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Erhert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • House Work

  • Laborer

  • Works In Brewery


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Erhert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Erhert Historical Records

What Erhert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 135 census records available for the last name Erhert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erhert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Erhert

Passenger List

There are 31 immigration records available for the last name Erhert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6 military records available for the last name Erhert. For the veterans among your Erhert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erhert Life Expectancy

What is the average Erhert lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erhert 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erhert

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