Detrich Family History

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Detrich Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Detrick, Deitrich, Deitrick, Dietrick, Deatrick, Petrich, Tritch

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Detrich Family Origin

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Detrich Family Occupations

What did your Detrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Detrich family was Weaver. The most common Detrich occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Detrich's were Farmers. Farmer, Jockey and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detrich.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Jockey

    20%
  • Wagon Maker

    20%
  • Weaver

    20%

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

Detrich Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Detrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Detrich lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Detrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Detrich in 1962 was 76, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Detrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Detrich 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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