Dirr Family History

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Dirr Name Meaning

South German: variant of Dürr (see Durr).

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


Similar surnames: Derr, Dorr, Dier, Darr, Doerr, Durr, Diez, Birr, Hairr, Hire

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Dirr Family Origin

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Dirr Family Occupations

What did your Dirr ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dirr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Dirr's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dirr. A less common occupation for the Dirr family was Agent Of The Iowa Central R. R..

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Agent Of The Iowa Central R. R.

    3%

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

Dirr Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dirr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dirr 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 Dirr

Passenger List

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

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Dirr Life Expectancy

What is the average Dirr lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dirr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Dirr in 1957 was 32, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dirr 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.

Famous Dirr Family

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