Dalrymple Family History

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Dalrymple Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Ayrshire, named with Gaelic dail ‘field’, ‘meadow’ + an unexplained second element.

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


Similar surnames: Marple, Detemple, Normile, Alme, Wampole, Halle, Sample, Darville

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Dalrymple Family Origin

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Dalrymple Family Occupations

What did your Dalrymple ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dalrymple family was Going To School. The most common Dalrymple occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Dalrymple's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Farm Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dalrymple.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Student

    8%
  • Farm Labr

    6%
  • Going To School

    4%

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

Dalrymple Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dalrymple Life Expectancy

What is the average Dalrymple lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dalrymple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dalrymple in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dalrymple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dalrymple 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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