Hersch Family History

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Hersch Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): Yiddish dialect variant of Hirsch 2 and 3. German: variant of Hirsch 1. German (under Slavic influence): from a pet form of the personal name Hermann.

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


Similar surnames: Hirsch, Gersch, Horsch, Hersh, Kersch, Hensch, Heesch, Dersch, Lersch

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Hersch Family Origin

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Hersch Family Occupations

What did your Hersch ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hersch. A less common occupation for the Hersch family was Keeping House. The most common Hersch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hersch's were Farmers.

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Hersch Historical Records

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Hersch Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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