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Hersey Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Hershey 2.

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


Similar surnames: Harsey, Kersey, Hervey, Hensley, Horsey, Herrel, Jersey, Hursey

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Hersey Family Origin

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Hersey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Student

    16%
  • Fisherman

    7%
  • Clerk

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hersey family was Clerk. Farmer, Student and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hersey. The most common Hersey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Hersey's were Farmers.

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Hersey Historical Records

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Hersey Life Expectancy

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Famous Hersey Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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