Dirickson Family History

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Dirickson Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Derrick. Compare Derickson.

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

Similar surnames: Derickson, Derrickson, Dickson, Dedrickson, Erickson, Dirksen

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Dirickson Family Origin

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Dirickson Family Occupations

What did your Dirickson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dirickson. The most common Dirickson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Dirickson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dirickson family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Physician

  • Book Keeper


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

Dirickson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dirickson Life Expectancy

What is the average Dirickson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Dirickson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Dirickson in 1960 was 51, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirickson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dirickson 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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