Dirk Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a reduced form of the personal name Diederik (see Dederick and Dietrich).

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


Similar surnames: Dirck, Dirks, Dick, Dort, Derk, Turk, Mick, Bick, Erk, Birk

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Dirk Family Origin

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Dirk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dirk occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Dirk's were Farmers.

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Dirk Historical Records

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Dirk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Dirk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dirk in 1964 was 71, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirk

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