Herreid Family History

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Herreid Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Hæreid, a habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named in Hardanger and Sogn, from Old Norse hæri ‘higher (up)’ + eið ‘isthmus’.

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


Similar surnames: Herre, Herrig, Herren, Herrera, Terrero, Herzfeld, Herring, Herres

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Herreid Family Origin

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Herreid Family Occupations

What did your Herreid ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Herreid occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Herreid's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Herreid Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Herreid Life Expectancy

What is the average Herreid lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Herreid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Herreid in 1961 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herreid 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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