Herskovits Family History

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Herskovits Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Hershkowitz.

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


Similar surnames: Herskovitz, Herskowitz, Berkovitz, Moskovitz, Gershowitz, Markovits

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Herskovits Family Origin

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Herskovits Family Occupations

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Herskovits Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Herskovits Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Herskovits life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Herskovits in 1964 was 75, and 86 in 2004.

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Famous Herskovits Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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