Detrick Family History

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Detrick Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Dietrich or Dutch Diederik (see Dederick).

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


Similar surnames: Deitrick, Deatrick, Derick, Detrich, Dietrick, Tetrick, Derrick

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Detrick Family Origin

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Detrick Family Occupations

What did your Detrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Detrick family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detrick. The most common Detrick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Detrick's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Detrick Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Detrick Life Expectancy

What is the average Detrick lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Detrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Detrick in 1945 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Detrick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Detrick 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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