Delorme Family History

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Delorme Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by an elm tree (see Orme).

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

Similar surnames: Delorge, Delaune, Deloria, Devore, Delorey, Debree, Delane, Delisle

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Delorme Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Delorme name?

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

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Germanic Europe


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Delorme Family Origin

Where is the Delorme family from?

Delorme Family Occupations

What did your Delorme ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Delorme family was Dipsomania Specialist. Commercial Clerk and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Delorme. The most common Delorme occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk. 33% of Delorme's were Commercial Clerks.

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  • Commercial Clerk

  • Cook

  • Dipsomania Specialist


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

Delorme Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Delorme. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delorme 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Delorme. 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 Delorme. For the veterans among your Delorme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delorme Life Expectancy

What is the average Delorme lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Delorme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Delorme in 1952 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delorme

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delorme 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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