Dittmer Family History

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Dittmer Name Meaning

North German and Danish: variant of Dittmar.

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


Similar surnames: Dettmer, Ditter, Dittmar, Detmer, Detter, Dimmer, Diemer, Ditmer

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Dittmer Family Origin

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Dittmer Family Occupations

What did your Dittmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dittmer family was Tailor. The most common Dittmer occupation in the UK was Labourer Sugar House. 25% of Dittmer's were Labourer Sugar Houses. Labourer Sugar House, Stationer and Stoker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dittmer.

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  • Labourer Sugar House

    25%
  • Stationer

    25%
  • Stoker

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

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

Dittmer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dittmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dittmer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dittmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dittmer in 1952 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dittmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dittmer 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 Dittmer Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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