Doerrer Family History

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Doerrer Name Meaning

German (Dörrer): from an old personal name formed with Old Saxon diuri ‘valuable’, ‘dear’.

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


Similar surnames: Derrer, Dermer, Derner, Demler, Dehler, Dormer, Koerner, Courser

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Doerrer Family Origin

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Doerrer Family Occupations

What did your Doerrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Boat Man and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doerrer. A less common occupation for the Doerrer family was Hair Work. The most common Doerrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Doerrer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Boat Man

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Hair Work

    13%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Doerrer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Doerrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Doerrer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Doerrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Doerrer in 1956 was 53, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doerrer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doerrer 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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