Herrod Family History

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Herrod Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Herod.

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

Similar surnames: Herron, Herod, Herrold, Sherrod, Herd, Harrold, Sherod, Herrel, Perro

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Herrod Family Origin

Where is the Herrod family from?

Herrod Family Occupations

What did your Herrod ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herrod. The most common Herrod occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Herrod's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Herrod family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Herrod Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Herrod. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herrod 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 617 immigration records available for the last name Herrod. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Herrod. For the veterans among your Herrod ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herrod Life Expectancy

What is the average Herrod lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Herrod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Herrod in 1954 was 54, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herrod

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herrod 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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