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Hermens Name Meaning

variant of Hermans. variant of Ermens, a metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Ermelendis or Ermgart.

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


Similar surnames: Hermes, Herms, Harmes, Hemmen, Hermsen, Hermon, Herres, Jergens

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Where is the Hermens family from?

You can see how Hermens families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hermens family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Hermens families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Hermens families living in Missouri. This was 100% of all the recorded Hermens's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Hermens families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hermens surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hermens ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hermens. 60% of Hermens men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Salesman
    40%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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What Hermens family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 905 census records available for the last name Hermens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hermens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 218 immigration records available for the last name Hermens. 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 Cards

There are 517 military records available for the last name Hermens. For the veterans among your Hermens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hermens lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Hermens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Hermens in 1965 was 87, and 78 in 2003.

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