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De Meester Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch meester ‘master’ + the definite article de; a nickname for someone who behaved in a masterful manner, or an occupational name for someone who was a master craftsman. See also Master.

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


Similar surnames: De Keyser, Meester, De Heer, De Coster, De Geyter, De Meyer, De Weese

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De Meester Family Origin

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De Meester Family Occupations

What did your De Meester ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common De Meester occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of De Meester's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

De Meester Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Meester. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Meester 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 De Meester. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 De Meester. For the veterans among your De Meester ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Meester Life Expectancy

What is the average De Meester lifespan?

Average De Meester life expectancy in 1973 was 80 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Meester

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Meester 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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