Degenhardt Family History

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Degenhardt Name Meaning

German: from a popular personal name Degenhar(d)t, composed of Old High German degan ‘young warrior’, ‘vassal’ + hart ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Eberhardt, Gemeinhardt, Eisenhardt, Degenhart, Weinhardt, Gerhardt

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Degenhardt Family Origin

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Degenhardt Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Hotel Keeper

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Degenhardt family was Keeping House. The most common Degenhardt occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Degenhardt's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farming and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Degenhardt.

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Degenhardt Historical Records

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Degenhardt Life Expectancy

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