Derck Family History

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Derck Name Meaning

Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Die(de)rik (see Dederick).

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

Similar surnames: Dirck, Derick, Deck, Erck, Merck, Deren, Berk, Merk, Wenck, Meck

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Derck Family Origin

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Derck Family Occupations

What did your Derck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Derck family was Coal Miner. The most common Derck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Derck's were Farmers. Farmer and Carriage Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Derck.

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  • Farmer

  • Carriage Painter

  • Coal Miner


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

Derck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Derck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derck 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Derck. 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 238 military records available for the last name Derck. For the veterans among your Derck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derck Life Expectancy

What is the average Derck lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Derck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Derck in 1950 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derck 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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