Hergenrother Family History

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Hergenrother Name Meaning

German (Hergenöther): habitational name for someone from Hergenroth near Limburg or from Hergenrode near Darmstadt, both in Hessen.

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


Similar surnames: Bergener, Hargroder, Mergenthaler, Hegner, Rexroth, Bergner

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Hergenrother Family Origin

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Hergenrother Family Occupations

What did your Hergenrother ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hergenrother occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Hergenrother's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hergenrother. A less common occupation for the Hergenrother family was Brewer.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Shoemaker

    18%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Brewer

    9%

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

Hergenrother Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hergenrother Life Expectancy

What is the average Hergenrother lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hergenrother life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Hergenrother in 1959 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hergenrother

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hergenrother 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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