Dering Family History

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Dering Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Dear 1. German: probably a variant of Döring (see Doering).

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

Similar surnames: Dearing, Doring, Deering, Hering, During, Dehring, Bering, Gering

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Dering Family Origin

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Dering Family Occupations

What did your Dering ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dering family was General Dealer. Barrister In Practice Recorder Of Teversham, Boot Maker and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dering. The most common Dering occupation in the UK was Barrister In Practice Recorder Of Teversham. 7% of Dering's were Barrister In Practice Recorder Of Tevershams.

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  • Barrister In Practice Recorder Of Teversham

  • Boot Maker

  • Farm Labourer

  • General Dealer


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

Dering Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dering. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dering 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 Dering. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dering. For the veterans among your Dering ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dering Life Expectancy

What is the average Dering lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dering life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dering in 1945 was 28, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dering

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dering 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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