Dohrer Family History

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Dohrer Name Meaning

German (Döhrer): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Dohr, Döhra, or Döhren.

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


Similar surnames: Rohrer, Lohrer, Dorer, Dohner, Rohner, Doren, Domres, Lohner, Dohse

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Dohrer Family Origin

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Dohrer Family Occupations

What did your Dohrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dohrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dohrer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dohrer family was Washing & Ironing. Farmer, Barber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dohrer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Washing & Ironing

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Dohrer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dohrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dohrer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dohrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dohrer in 1962 was 79, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dohrer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dohrer 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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