Striker Family History

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Striker Name Meaning

English: from an agent derivative of Middle English strike(n) ‘to stroke, smooth’, applied as an occupational name for someone whose job was to fill level measures of grain by passing a flat stick over the brim of the measure, thus removing any heaped excess.

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


Similar surnames: Stricker, Stryker, Strike, Stoker, Staker, Stalker, Stringer, Stacker

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Striker Family Origin

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Striker Family Occupations

What did your Striker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Striker. A less common occupation for the Striker family was Carpenter. The most common Striker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Striker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Striker Historical Records

What Striker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Striker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Striker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Striker

Passenger List

There are 958 immigration records available for the last name Striker. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Striker. For the veterans among your Striker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Striker Life Expectancy

What is the average Striker lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Striker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Striker in 1951 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Striker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Striker 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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