Hermanson Family History

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Hermanson Name Meaning

Respelling of Hermansen, or of the Swedish cognate Hermansson.

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


Similar surnames: Franson, Goranson, Hemmingson, Herman, Jergenson, Hoganson, Bernson

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Hermanson Family Origin

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Hermanson Family Occupations

What did your Hermanson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hermanson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Hermanson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Ship Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hermanson. A less common occupation for the Hermanson family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Ship Carpenter

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

Hermanson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hermanson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hermanson 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 Hermanson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hermanson. 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 Hermanson. For the veterans among your Hermanson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hermanson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hermanson lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hermanson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hermanson in 1946 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hermanson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hermanson 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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