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Delker Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone from the area of swampland near Gütersloh formerly known as Delkene, now called Dalke.

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


Similar surnames: Deller, Delger, Delzer, Kelker, Recker, Reker, Deaner, Decker, Depner

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Delker Family Origin

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Delker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Delker family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delker. The most common Delker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Delker's were Farmers.

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Delker Historical Records

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Delker Life Expectancy

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