Dilsaver Family History

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Dilsaver Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Dellshöver, a habitational name from someone from a minor place named with Middle Low German delle ‘flat depression’ + hov ‘yard’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Diller, Dickover, Deaver, Cleaver, Silver, Fieser, Riser, Diestler

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Dilsaver Family Origin

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Dilsaver Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dilsaver family was Farming. Farmer, Engineer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilsaver. The most common Dilsaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Dilsaver's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Engineer

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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Dilsaver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dilsaver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dilsaver 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 Dilsaver. 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 Dilsaver. For the veterans among your Dilsaver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dilsaver Life Expectancy

What is the average Dilsaver lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Dilsaver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dilsaver in 1959 was 55, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dilsaver 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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