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Hershman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hirschman. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Hirschmann.

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


Similar surnames: Hirshman, Hersman, Herschman, Harshman, Hirschman, Hibshman, Gershman

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Hershman Family Origin

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Hershman Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hershman family was Servant. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hershman. The most common Hershman occupation in Canada was Laborer. 50% of Hershman's were Laborers.

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Hershman Historical Records

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Hershman Life Expectancy

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