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De Meyer Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the De Meyer name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name De Meyer. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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De Meyer Family Origin

Where is the De Meyer family from?

De Meyer Family Occupations

What did your De Meyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common De Meyer occupation in the USA was Domestic. 50% of De Meyer's were Domestics. Domestic and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by De Meyer.

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  • Domestic

  • Keeping House


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

De Meyer Historical Records

What De Meyer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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De Meyer Life Expectancy

What is the average De Meyer lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1999, in the United States, De Meyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for De Meyer in 1975 was 62, and 75 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Meyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Meyer 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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