Diederichs Family History

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Diederichs Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Diederich.

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


Similar surnames: Diederich, Diedrich, Dederich, Diercks, Hinrichs, Dederick, Dietrich

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Diederichs Family Origin

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Diederichs Family Occupations

What did your Diederichs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Diederichs occupation in the USA was Grocer. 33% of Diederichs's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Diederichs family was Tailor. Grocer and Physician were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Diederichs.

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  • Grocer

    33%
  • Physician

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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Diederichs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Diederichs Life Expectancy

What is the average Diederichs lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Diederichs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Diederichs in 1966 was 81, and 51 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diederichs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diederichs 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.

Famous Diederichs Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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