Dencker Family History

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Dencker Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Denker.

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


Similar surnames: Denker, Decker, Juncker, Dicker, Rencher, Mencer, Hecker, Deckert

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Dencker Family Origin

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Dencker Family Occupations

What did your Dencker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dencker occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 20% of Dencker's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Copper Smith and Dealer In Coal Oil were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dencker. A less common occupation for the Dencker family was Importins Clerk.

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  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Copper Smith

    20%
  • Dealer In Coal Oil

    20%
  • Importins Clerk

    20%

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

Dencker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dencker Life Expectancy

What is the average Dencker lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Dencker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Dencker in 1948 was 48, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dencker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dencker 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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