Deems Name Meaning

English: derivative of Deem, meaning ‘(son or servant) of the judge’.

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


Similar surnames: Deemer, Deem, Leeds, Dees, Deeks, Deeds, Grems, Deas, Weeks, Deere

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Deems Family Origin

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Deems Family Occupations

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  • Formerly ((Domestic Serv Parish Pay))

    100%

In 1881, the most common Deems occupation in the UK was Formerly ((Domestic Serv Parish Pay)). 100% of Deems's were Formerly ((Domestic Serv Parish Pay))s.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Deems life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Deems in 1943 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deems

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