Dorenkamp Family History

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Dorenkamp Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained; possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a thorn field, from doorn ‘bramble patch’, ‘thorn patch’ + kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’ (from Latin campus).

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


Similar surnames: Trenkamp, Oldenkamp, Roggenkamp, Bohnenkamp, Overkamp, Langenkamp

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Dorenkamp Family Origin

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Dorenkamp Family Occupations

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In 1880, Saloon And Boarding House and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dorenkamp. The most common Dorenkamp occupation in the USA was Saloon And Boarding House. 50% of Dorenkamp's were Saloon And Boarding Houses.

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  • Saloon And Boarding House

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

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Dorenkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dorenkamp Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Dorenkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dorenkamp in 1956 was 29, and 96 in 2003.

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