Herres Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Herres Name Meaning

German: this name is found Latinized as Henrici, so it presumably represents a patronymic based on a short form of Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Hermes, Herre, Berres, Herren, Herms, Serres, Herrel, Hertel, Terres

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Herres Family Origin

Where is the Herres family from?

Herres Family Occupations

What did your Herres ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Doctor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herres. The most common Herres occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Herres's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Herres family was Laborer.

View Census data for Herres | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Doctor

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Herres Historical Records

What Herres family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Herres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herres 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 Herres

Passenger List

There are 388 immigration records available for the last name Herres. 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.

View all Herres immigration records

Draft Card

There are 416 military records available for the last name Herres. For the veterans among your Herres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Herres military records

You've only scratched the surface of Herres family history.

Herres Life Expectancy

What is the average Herres lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Herres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Herres in 1960 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herres

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herres 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.

Famous Herres Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name