Dentinger Family History

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Dentinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Dentingen in Württemberg.

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


Similar surnames: Dendinger, Dertinger, Dettinger, Denninger, Gettinger, Deininger

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Dentinger Family Origin

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Dentinger Family Occupations

What did your Dentinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dentinger. 7% of Dentinger men worked as a Salesman and 15% of Dentinger women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dentinger were Auditor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    7%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Teller
    5%
  • Auditor
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Typist
    10%
  • Attendant
    5%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dentinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dentinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dentinger 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 198 immigration records available for the last name Dentinger. 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 291 military records available for the last name Dentinger. For the veterans among your Dentinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dentinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Dentinger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dentinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dentinger in 1962 was 61, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dentinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dentinger 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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