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Drucker Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a printer, from German Drucker or Yiddish druker ‘printer’, agent derivatives of German drucken, Yiddish drukn ‘to print’, derived from a southern dialect variant of drücken ‘to press’. Printing was first developed in Mainz in the 15th century.

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


Similar surnames: Brucker, Ducker, Druck, Dicker, Bruckner, Zucker, Tucker, Druker

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Where is the Drucker family from?

You can see how Drucker families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Drucker family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Drucker families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 55 Drucker families living in New York. This was about 34% of all the recorded Drucker's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Drucker families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Drucker surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Drucker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Drucker. 22% of Drucker men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Drucker women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Drucker were Manager and New Worker.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    22%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • New Worker
    8%
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Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Drucker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drucker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Drucker. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Drucker. For the veterans among your Drucker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Drucker lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Drucker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Drucker in 1955 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

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