Detherage Family History

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Detherage Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who chopped up wood into tinder, Middle English dethewright, from dethe ‘fuel’, ‘tinder’ + wright ‘maker’.

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


Similar surnames: Etheridge, Deatherage, Ketterhagen, Betteridge, Wetherell, Catherine

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Detherage Family Origin

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Detherage Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Works On Farm

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detherage. The most common Detherage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Detherage's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Detherage family was Farm Hand.

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Detherage Historical Records

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Detherage Life Expectancy

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