Dirmeyer Family History

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Dirmeyer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dreyer, Dickmeyer, Dammeyer, Tiemeyer, Niemeyer, De Meyer, Harmeyer

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Dirmeyer Family Origin

Where is the Dirmeyer family from?

Dirmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Dirmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bar Keeper and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dirmeyer. A less common occupation for the Dirmeyer family was Physician. The most common Dirmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Dirmeyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Bar Keeper

  • Engineer

  • Physician


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

Dirmeyer Historical Records

What Dirmeyer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 606 census records available for the last name Dirmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dirmeyer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dirmeyer

Passenger List

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Dirmeyer. 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 220 military records available for the last name Dirmeyer. For the veterans among your Dirmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dirmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dirmeyer lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Dirmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Dirmeyer in 1946 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dirmeyer 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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