Dettinger Family History

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Dettinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Dettingen.

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

Similar surnames: Pettinger, Hettinger, Bettinger, Gettinger, Dentinger, Oettinger

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Dettinger Family Origin

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Dettinger Family Occupations

What did your Dettinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Guard was the top reported job for people in the CA named Dettinger.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Guard

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

Dettinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dettinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dettinger 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Dettinger. 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 744 military records available for the last name Dettinger. For the veterans among your Dettinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dettinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Dettinger lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Dettinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Dettinger in 1960 was 83, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dettinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dettinger 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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