Dokter Family History

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Dokter Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a schoolmaster or a doctor, from Latin doctor, Middle Dutch doctoor. In some cases it might be a status name for a scholar or learned man.

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


Similar surnames: Doktor, Porter, Dockter, Doster, Oster, Horter, Kolter, Roker, Potter

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Dokter Family Origin

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Dokter Family Occupations

What did your Dokter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dokter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Dokter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Dokter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dokter Life Expectancy

What is the average Dokter lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dokter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dokter in 1958 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dokter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dokter 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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