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Ducker Family History

Ducker Name Meaning

English (Norfolk and Yorkshire): nickname from Middle English douker dokare ‘diving bird’. Compare Diver . Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Duker North German (Dücker): see Duecker .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Zucker, Dicker, Tucker, Decker, Hucker, Duker, Drucker, Rucker

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Where is the Ducker family from?

You can see how Ducker families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ducker family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ducker families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 10 Ducker families living in Ohio. This was about 30% of all the recorded Ducker's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Ducker families in 1840.
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What did your Ducker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Ducker. 17% of Ducker men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Ducker women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ducker were Salesman and Housewife. .

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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

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Ducker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ducker 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Ducker. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ducker. For the veterans among your Ducker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ducker lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ducker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ducker in 1959 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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