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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Herzig

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Herz +‎ -ig

Notable Persons With the Last Name Herzig

Katie Herzig is a folk rock musician and singer-songwriter. She plays Guitar, Drum kit, and Vocals. Her ongoing career started in 1997. Katie was given the name Katheryne Lee Herzig on March 6th, 1980 in California, United States.


Josef was born on September 25th, 1853 in Sanok. He left this life on July 4th, 1924.


Nico Herzig is a soccer player for the Würzburger Kickers, SpVgg Bayern Hof, SV Wacker Burghausen, Alemannia Aachen, Arminia Bielefeld, and SV Wehen Wiesbaden. Nico was born on December 10th, 1983 in Pößneck.


Friedrich was born on July 18th, 1915 in Austria. He passed away on January 23rd, 1954.


Monika Herzig is a musician. Her ongoing career started in 1987.


Denny Herzig is a soccer player for the Free agent, SpVgg Bayern Hof, FC Carl Zeiss Jena, Blackpool F.C., SV Wacker Burghausen, SV Elversberg, Rot-Weiss Essen, Dynamo Dresden, SV Eintracht Trier 05, Bayer 04 Leverkusen II, Víkingur Ólafsvík, and SV Seligenporten. Denny was born on November 13th, 1984 in Pößneck.


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Popularity of Herzig as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Herzig U.S.
  White 95.58% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.26% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.96% 16.26%

Of Last Name Herzig

People with the last name Herzig are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Herzig

  • How Popular is the name Herzig? As a last name Herzig was the 19,087th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Herzig first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Herzig is Sunday, November 17th, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Herzig? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Herzig. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Herzig: Your name in reverse order is Gizreh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hzeirg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Herzig? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,426 people with the last name Herzig.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Herzig? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Herzig as their last name since less than 1 person in 208k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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