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 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Derick. The most common Derick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Derick's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Derick family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Derick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derick 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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