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Herstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Herrstein in Rhineland-Palatinate.

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


Similar surnames: Gerstein, Kerstein, Hornstein, Bernstein, Hartstein, Gersten, Epstein

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Herstein Family Origin

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Herstein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farmer Thrasher

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Herstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Herstein's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herstein. A less common occupation for the Herstein family was Farmer Thrasher.

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Herstein Historical Records

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Herstein Life Expectancy

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