Herl Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Hermann.

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

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Herl Family Origin

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Herl Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Engineer

    7%

In 1880, Blacksmith, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herl. A less common occupation for the Herl family was Engineer. The most common Herl occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 7% of Herl's were Blacksmiths.

Source: Census data for Herl | Data not to scale

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Herl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Herl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Herl in 1964 was 74, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herl

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