Derick Family History

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Derick Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a variant spelling of Dierik, a reduced form of the personal name Diederik (see Dederick).

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

Similar surnames: Derck, Derrick, Durick, Detrick, Dirck, Derico, Deck, Demick, Erick

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Derick Family Origin

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Derick Family Occupations

What did your Derick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Derick. 24% of Derick men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Derick women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Derick were Miner and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Mechanic
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Seamstress
  • Housewife
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Derick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Derick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derick 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Derick. 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 Derick. For the veterans among your Derick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derick Life Expectancy

What is the average Derick lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Derick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Derick in 1959 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

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