Dederick Family History

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Dederick Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Diederik, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements theud ‘people’, ‘race’ + ric ‘power(ful)’, ‘rich’; cognate with High German Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dederich, Derick, Frederick, Roderick, Deitrick, Deaderick, Derrick

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Dederick Family Origin

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Dederick Family Occupations

What did your Dederick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dederick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Dederick's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dederick family was Brick Mason. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dederick.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Brick Mason

    2%

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Dederick Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dederick Life Expectancy

What is the average Dederick lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dederick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Dederick in 1960 was 40, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dederick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dederick 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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