Dierker Family History

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Dierker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from a short form of Diederik (see Dederick).

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


Similar surnames: Diersen, Siefker, Kerker, Dieken, Dierks, Dicker, Diemer, Sieker

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Dierker Family Origin

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Dierker Family Occupations

What did your Dierker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dierker. The most common Dierker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Dierker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dierker family was Tavern Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%
  • Tavern Keeper

    5%

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

Dierker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dierker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dierker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dierker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dierker. 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 Dierker. For the veterans among your Dierker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dierker Life Expectancy

What is the average Dierker lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dierker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Dierker in 1944 was 38, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dierker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dierker 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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