Dirkse Family History

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Dirkse Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Dirksen.

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

Similar surnames: Dirks, Dirksen, Dircks, Dierks, Derks, Birke, Derksen, Dirk, Dinse

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Dirkse Family Origin

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Dirkse Family Occupations

What did your Dirkse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dirkse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Dirkse's were Farmers.

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

Dirkse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 643 census records available for the last name Dirkse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dirksecensus 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 797 immigration records available for the last name Dirkse. 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 139 military records available for the last name Dirkse. For the veterans among your Dirkse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dirkse Life Expectancy

What is the average Dirkse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dirkse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dirkse in 1963 was 68, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dirkse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dirkse 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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