Doerflein Family History

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Doerflein Name Meaning

German (Dörflein): standardized form of the South German habitational name Dörfle (see Doerfler).

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

Similar surnames: Doerfler, Poehlein, Deren, Gerfen, Hertlein, Bierlein, Koehnlein

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Doerflein Family Origin

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Doerflein Family Occupations

What did your Doerflein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Tailor and Retail Grocery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Doerflein. The most common Doerflein occupation in the USA was Tailor. 75% of Doerflein's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

  • Retail Grocery


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

Doerflein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 836 census records available for the last name Doerflein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doerflein 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 156 immigration records available for the last name Doerflein. 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 199 military records available for the last name Doerflein. For the veterans among your Doerflein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doerflein Life Expectancy

What is the average Doerflein lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Doerflein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Doerflein in 1958 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doerflein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doerflein 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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