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ukDid you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 3071 people with the Herring surname? In that year Herring was ranked number 1326 for popularity in the UK.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3292 people with the Herring surname in the UK? Herring is now ranked number 1695 for popularity in the UK.

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USADid you know that there are currently 51650 people with the Herring surname in the USA? Herring is ranked number 140 for popularity in the USA.

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AustraliaDid you know that there are currently 882 people with the Herring surname in Australia? Herring is ranked number 1345 for popularity in Australia.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Herring

Richard HerringView on WikipediaMore detailRichard Keith Herring (born July 12, 1967) is a British comedian and writer.
Lynn HerringView on WikipediaMore detailSheryl Lynn Herring (born September 22, 1958 in Enid, Oklahoma) is an American soap opera actress.
Louise McCarren HerringView on WikipediaMore detailLouise McCarren Herring (20 September 1909 - 2 November 1987), an Ohio native, is recognized as one of the pioneer leaders of the non-profit cooperative credit union movement in the United States.
Alfred Cecil HerringView on WikipediaMore detailAlfred Cecil Herring VC (26 October 1888- 10 August 1966) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Thomas HerringView on WikipediaMore detailThomas Herring (1693 ? 23 March 1757) was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1747 to 1757.
Kim HerringView on WikipediaMore detailKimani 'Kim' Masai Herring (born September 10 1975, Detroit, Michigan) is an American football safety in the National Football League, currently a free agent.
Rufus G. HerringView on WikipediaMore detailRufus Geddie Herring (June 11, 1921 ? January 31, 1996) was a United States Naval Reserve officer and a recipient of America's highest military decoration?the Medal of Honor?for his actions in World War II.
Hal HerringView on WikipediaMore detailHal M.
Edmund HerringView on WikipediaMore detailLieutenant General Sir Edmund Francis Herring KCMG, KBE, DSO, MC, ED, QC (2 September 1892 ? 5 January 1982) was an Australian Army officer during the Second World War, Lieutenant governor of Victoria, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria.
Mary HerringView on WikipediaMore detailDame Mary Ranken Lyle Herring, DBE, CStJ (31 March 1895 - 26 October 1981) was an Australian physician and community worker.
Art HerringView on WikipediaMore detailArthur L.
Eli HerringView on WikipediaMore detailEli Herring is a former Brigham Young University offensive tackle who for religious reasons involving working on the Sabbath decided not to play in the National Football League and made his intention clear to all NFL teams prior to the 1995 NFL draft.
Will HerringView on WikipediaMore detailWilliam Ronald Herring (born August 28, 1983 in) is an American football linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League.
James Red HerringView on WikipediaMore detailJames Bryan Herring, also known as Red Herring, was a boxer and a champion in the light welterweight division.
Joanne HerringView on WikipediaMore detailJoanne Herring (born July 3 1929) is a Houston socialite, political activist, businesswoman, and former talk show host.
Oliver HerringView on WikipediaMore detailOliver Herring (born 1964 in Heidelberg, Germany) is an experimental artist based in Brooklyn, New York.
Charniele HerringView on WikipediaMore detailCharniele L.
Ze'ev HerringView on WikipediaMore detailZe'ev Herring (, born 1910, died 26 February 1988) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Alignment between 1969 and 1974.