Der Name Meaning

Hungarian (Dér): from an old Hungarian secular personal name Dér.

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

Similar surnames: Deer, Duer, Dern, Dery, Dear, Dyer, Dier, Ber, Ker, Dec

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Der Family Origin

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Der Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Der family was In Rubber Shop. The most common Der occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Der's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Coachmen were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Der.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Coachmen

  • In Rubber Shop


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Der Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 66,000 census records available for the last name Der. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Der 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

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Draft Card

There are 303,000 military records available for the last name Der. For the veterans among your Der ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Der Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Der life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Der in 1963 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

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