Dittmar Family History

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Dittmar Name Meaning

North German: from a personal name composed of the elements theud ‘people’, ‘race’ (Old High German diot, deot) + mari, meri, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Ottmar, Wittmer, Rittman, Dettmer, Witter, Delmar, Mittman, Dittmer

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Dittmar Family Origin

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Dittmar Family Occupations

What did your Dittmar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dittmar occupation in the UK was Cigar Merchant. 25% of Dittmar's were Cigar Merchants. Cigar Merchant, Professor Of Chemistry and Retired Officer Of Militia were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dittmar. A less common occupation for the Dittmar family was Sugar Baker.

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  • Cigar Merchant

    25%
  • Professor Of Chemistry

    25%
  • Retired Officer Of Militia

    25%
  • Sugar Baker

    25%

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Dittmar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dittmar Life Expectancy

What is the average Dittmar lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dittmar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dittmar in 1951 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dittmar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dittmar 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 Dittmar Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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