Derhammer Family History

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Derhammer Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Dürhammer, a habitational name from Dürrheim in Baden; -hammer is a common dialect form for -heimer.

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


Similar surnames: Demler, Rammer, Dammer, Dexheimer, Brammer, Hamer, Dehmer, Dessauer

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Derhammer Family Origin

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Derhammer Family Occupations

What did your Derhammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Derhammer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Derhammer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Derhammer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Building Contractor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Derhammer.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Building Contractor

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Derhammer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Derhammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Derhammer lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Derhammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Derhammer in 1961 was 51, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derhammer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derhammer 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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