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Herrig Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places named Herrig in the Rhineland or from Herringen in Westphalia. See also Herring.

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


Similar surnames: Herring, Herzig, Herwig, Harring, Rehrig, Hering, Herro, Herrin

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Herrig Family Origin

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Herrig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%
  • Express Agent

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Herrig family was Express Agent. Farmer, Butcher and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herrig. The most common Herrig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Herrig's were Farmers.

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Herrig Historical Records

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Herrig Life Expectancy

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