Dirks Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Dirk, Dircks, Dierks, Dirkse, Dicks, Dilks, Dirck, Derks, Dies, Wilks

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Dirks Family Origin

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Dirks Family Occupations

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  • Son

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dirks occupation in Canada was Son. 100% of Dirks's were Sons.

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Dirks Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Dirks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dirks in 1948 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirks

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