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Derksen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Derk.

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


Similar surnames: Dirksen, Bernsen, Diersen, Hermsen, Doerksen, Gerken, Deren, Karlsen

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Derksen Family Origin

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Derksen Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    14%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Compositor

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

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In 1880, Barber, Cigar Maker and Compositor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Derksen. A less common occupation for the Derksen family was Farmer. The most common Derksen occupation in the USA was Barber. 14% of Derksen's were Barbers.

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Derksen Historical Records

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Derksen Life Expectancy

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Famous Derksen Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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