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Deitrick Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Dietrich or of its variant Deitrich . Compare Deatrick and Detrick .

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


Similar surnames: Detrick, Deatrick, Deitrich, Derick, Dederick, Detrich, Dietrick

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Where is the Deitrick family from?

You can see how Deitrick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Deitrick family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Deitrick families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there was 1 Deitrick family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Deitrick's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Deitrick families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Deitrick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Deitrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Deitrick. 25% of Deitrick men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Deitrick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deitrick were Farm Laborer and Bookkeeper. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    15%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    7%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Deitrick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deitrick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 264 immigration records available for the last name Deitrick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Deitrick. For the veterans among your Deitrick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Deitrick lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Deitrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Deitrick in 1943 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

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