Dettinger Family History

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Dettinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Dettingen.

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


Similar surnames: Pettinger, Hettinger, Bettinger, Gettinger, Dentinger, Oettinger

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Dettinger Family Origin

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Dettinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Agent

    7%
  • At Home

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dettinger. The most common Dettinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Dettinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dettinger family was At Home.

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Dettinger Historical Records

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Dettinger Life Expectancy

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