Dockter Family History

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Dockter Name Meaning

Germanized form of Latin doctor ‘teacher’, an occupational name originally denoting a university teacher (subsequently one who specialized in medicine). Scottish: old spelling of Doctor.

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


Similar surnames: Dokter, Doctor, Docter, Dicker, Dichter, Cocker, Lockyer, Doktor

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Dockter Family Origin

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Dockter Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Grocer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dockter. A less common occupation for the Dockter family was Laborer. The most common Dockter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dockter's were Farmers.

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Dockter Historical Records

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Dockter Life Expectancy

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Famous Dockter Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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