Hermanns Family History

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Hermanns Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Hermann.

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


Similar surnames: Hermans, Herrmann, Hemann, Hermann, Heermann, Bermann, Hemmann

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Hermanns Family Origin

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Hermanns Family Occupations

What did your Hermanns ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hermanns occupation in the USA was Grocer & Saloon. 20% of Hermanns's were Grocer & Saloons. Grocer & Saloon, House Cleaner and Importer Diamond were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hermanns. A less common occupation for the Hermanns family was Lawyer.

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  • Grocer & Saloon

    20%
  • House Cleaner

    20%
  • Importer Diamond

    20%
  • Lawyer

    20%

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

Hermanns Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hermanns Life Expectancy

What is the average Hermanns lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Hermanns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hermanns in 1964 was 69, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hermanns

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hermanns 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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