Dockweiler Family History

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Dockweiler Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called in the Eifel Mountains.

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

Similar surnames: Rothweiler, Enzweiler, Osweiler, Stockwell, Weiler, Detweiler

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Dockweiler Family Origin

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Dockweiler Family Occupations

What did your Dockweiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dockweiler occupation in the USA was Clerk/Dry Good Store. 100% of Dockweiler's were Clerk/Dry Good Stores.

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  • Clerk/Dry Good Store


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

Dockweiler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 959 census records available for the last name Dockweiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dockweiler 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Dockweiler. 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 223 military records available for the last name Dockweiler. For the veterans among your Dockweiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dockweiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Dockweiler lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dockweiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dockweiler in 1951 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dockweiler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dockweiler 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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