Dierks Family History

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Dierks Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant spelling of Diercks.

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


Similar surnames: Diercks, Diers, Derks, Dircks, Dirks, Derk, Berks, Dirkse, Dierkes

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Dierks Family Origin

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Dierks Family Occupations

What did your Dierks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dierks family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dierks. The most common Dierks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Dierks's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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Dierks Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dierks Life Expectancy

What is the average Dierks lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dierks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Dierks in 1944 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dierks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dierks 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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