Deckert Family History

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Deckert Name Meaning

variant of Decker 1. from an old personal name, Tagahard, composed of Old High German tac ‘day’ + hart ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Heckert, Dickert, Eckert, Dankert, Decker, Dechert, Hockert, Ecker

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Deckert Family Origin

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Deckert Family Occupations

What did your Deckert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deckert. The most common Deckert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Deckert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deckert family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Deckert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Deckert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deckert 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Deckert. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Deckert. For the veterans among your Deckert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deckert Life Expectancy

What is the average Deckert lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Deckert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Deckert in 1941 was 24, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deckert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deckert 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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