Hursh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Hirsch.

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


Similar surnames: Hirsh, Harsh, Hersh, Cush, Karsh, Housh, Hirsch, Hash, Furth, Bush

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Hursh Family Origin

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Hursh Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hursh. A less common occupation for the Hursh family was Laborer. The most common Hursh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hursh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Hursh Historical Records

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Hursh Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Hursh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hursh in 1951 was 33, and 78 in 2004.

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