Dankert Family History

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Dankert Name Meaning

Frisian, Dutch, and North German: from an old personal name composed of Old High German, Old Saxon thank-, dank ‘thought’, ‘intention’, ‘will’ + hart ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Deckert, Bankert, Dickert, Dankel, Gantert, Ackert, Andert, Anker

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Dankert Family Origin

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Dankert Family Occupations

What did your Dankert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dankert. A less common occupation for the Dankert family was Driving Express Wagon. The most common Dankert occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Dankert's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Driving Express Wagon


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Dankert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dankert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dankert 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 616 immigration records available for the last name Dankert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 782 military records available for the last name Dankert. For the veterans among your Dankert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dankert Life Expectancy

What is the average Dankert lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dankert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dankert in 1958 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dankert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dankert 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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