Herz Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hertz.

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


Similar surnames: Her, Herr, Hertz, Harz, Merz, Herd, Hert, Hire, Berl, Hern

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Herz Family Origin

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Herz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%

In 1880, the most common Herz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 7% of Herz's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herz. A less common occupation for the Herz family was Merchant.

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Herz Historical Records

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Herz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Herz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Herz in 1942 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herz

Famous Herz Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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