Deardorff Family History

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Deardorff Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Dierdorf, a habitational name from Dierdorf, a place near Koblenz.

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


Similar surnames: Deardurff, Bendorf, Orendorff, Glandorf, Batdorf, Sadoff, Nearhoof

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Deardorff Family Origin

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Deardorff Family Occupations

What did your Deardorff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deardorff family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deardorff. The most common Deardorff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Deardorff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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Deardorff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deardorff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deardorff 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 Deardorff. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Deardorff. For the veterans among your Deardorff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deardorff Life Expectancy

What is the average Deardorff lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Deardorff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Deardorff in 1949 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deardorff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deardorff 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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