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Hirschberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places named Hirschberg, from Middle High German hirz ‘deer’, ‘stag’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’, for example in Thuringia, North Rhine-Westphalia, or in western Poland (Jelenia Góra). In some instances the German surname may be topographic, from the same elements. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Hirsch ‘deer’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (see 1 above).

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

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Hirschberg Family Origin

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Hirschberg Family Occupations

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  • Boiler Cover Mfy.

    2%
  • Bookkeeper

    2%
  • Butcher

    2%
  • Cigar Merchant

    2%

In 1880, boiler Cover Mfy., Bookkeeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirschberg. A less common occupation for the Hirschberg family was Cigar Merchant. The most common Hirschberg occupation in the USA was Boiler Cover Mfy.. 2% of Hirschberg's were Boiler Cover Mfy.s.

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Hirschberg Historical Records

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Hirschberg Life Expectancy

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