Dehlinger Family History

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Dehlinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the various places named Dehlingen.

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

Similar surnames: Dellinger, Ehlinger, Ellinger, Ehinger, Meilinger, Mehringer

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Dehlinger Family Origin

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Dehlinger Family Occupations

What did your Dehlinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dehlinger family was Laborer. Farmer, Huckster and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dehlinger. The most common Dehlinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dehlinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Huckster

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Dehlinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dehlinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dehlinger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 579 immigration records available for the last name Dehlinger. 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 378 military records available for the last name Dehlinger. For the veterans among your Dehlinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dehlinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Dehlinger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dehlinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dehlinger in 1963 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dehlinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dehlinger 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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