Deems Family History

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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

What did your Deems ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Formerly ((Domestic Serv Parish Pay))

    100%

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Deems Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Deems Life Expectancy

What is the average Deems lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deems

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deems 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.

Famous Deems Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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