Dethlefsen Family History

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Dethlefsen Name Meaning

Danish and North German: variant spelling of Detlefsen.

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


Similar surnames: Detlefsen, Thiesen, Dethlefs, Dreessen, Thyssen, Detjen, Petersen

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Dethlefsen Family Origin

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Dethlefsen Family Occupations

What did your Dethlefsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dethlefsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dethlefsen's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps Saloon were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dethlefsen.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeps Saloon

    50%

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

Dethlefsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dethlefsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Dethlefsen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dethlefsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dethlefsen in 1963 was 58, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dethlefsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dethlefsen 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.

Famous Dethlefsen Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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