Darter Family History

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Darter Name Meaning

English: variant of Daughter (see Daughters).

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

Similar surnames: Arter, Paster, Harter, Darsey, Carter, Marter, Darr, Barten, Charter

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Darter Family Origin

Where is the Darter family from?

Darter Family Occupations

What did your Darter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Darter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Darter's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darter. A less common occupation for the Darter family was Dry Good Merchant.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Dry Good Merchant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Darter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Darter Historical Records

What Darter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Darter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Darter

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Darter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Darter. For the veterans among your Darter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Darter Life Expectancy

What is the average Darter lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Darter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Darter in 1957 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Darter ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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