Deforge Family History

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Deforge Name Meaning

French: variant, with the preposition de ‘from’, of Forge.

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

Similar surnames: Devore, Laforge, Delorge, Leforce, Demory, Forge, Devere, Deborde

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Deforge Family Origin

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Deforge Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deforge family was Carpenter. Farm Hand, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deforge. The most common Deforge occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 12% of Deforge's were Farm Hands.

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  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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Deforge Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 291 immigration records available for the last name Deforge. 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 668 military records available for the last name Deforge. For the veterans among your Deforge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deforge Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Deforge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Deforge in 1955 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

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