Doerflein Family History

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Doerflein Name Meaning

German (Dörflein): standardized form of the South German habitational name Dörfle (see Doerfler).

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


Similar surnames: Doerfler, Poehlein, Deren, Gerfen, Hertlein, Bierlein, Koehnlein

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Doerflein Family Origin

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Doerflein Family Occupations

What did your Doerflein ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Doerflein. 12% of Doerflein men worked as a Truck Driver and 18% of Doerflein women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Doerflein were Butcher and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Truck Driver
    12%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Farm Labor
    9%
  • Butcher
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Secretary
    9%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Clerk
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Doerflein Historical Records

What Doerflein family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 836 census records available for the last name Doerflein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doerflein 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 156 immigration records available for the last name Doerflein. 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 199 military records available for the last name Doerflein. For the veterans among your Doerflein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doerflein Life Expectancy

What is the average Doerflein lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Doerflein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Doerflein in 1958 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doerflein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doerflein 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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