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Detering Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the Low German personal name Dethard (see Deter).

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


Similar surnames: Deterding, Deitering, Deering, Seering, Meyering, Gehring, Deter

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Detering Family Origin

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Detering Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Engineer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Barber

    8%

In 1880, the most common Detering occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Detering's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Detering family was Barber. Farmer, Engineer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detering.

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Detering Historical Records

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Detering Life Expectancy

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