Herlong Family History

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Herlong Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of German or Dutch Herling. This surname is found chiefly in SC.

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


Similar surnames: Herling, Herring, Hering, Harling, Herrling, Herson, Helling, Herod

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Herlong Family Origin

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Herlong Family Occupations

What did your Herlong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herlong. A less common occupation for the Herlong family was Farmer & Miller. The most common Herlong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Herlong's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farmer & Miller

    4%

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

Herlong Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Herlong Life Expectancy

What is the average Herlong lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Herlong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Herlong in 1952 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herlong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herlong 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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