Derrer Family History

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Derrer Name Meaning

Swiss German: occupational name for a flax or hemp worker, from Middle High German darren, derren ‘to soak flax or hemp’ (to make it pliable).

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

Similar surnames: Dermer, Derner, Berner, Depner, Ferrer, Lerner, Deger, Lehrer, Erker

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Derrer Family Origin

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Derrer Family Occupations

What did your Derrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Mach Eng was the top reported job for people in the CA named Derrer.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Mach Eng

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

Derrer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Derrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derrer 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 303 immigration records available for the last name Derrer. 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 493 military records available for the last name Derrer. For the veterans among your Derrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Derrer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Derrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Derrer in 1963 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derrer 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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