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

What did your Dettinger ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Agent

    7%
  • At Home

    7%

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

Dettinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dettinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Dettinger lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Dettinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Dettinger in 1960 was 83, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dettinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dettinger 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 Dettinger Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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