Demby Family History

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Demby Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from a place named D{e,}by.

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

Similar surnames: Dembo, Denby, Hemby, Demay, Demey, Dery, Demary, Duby, Demory, Demar

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Demby Family Origin

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Demby Family Occupations

What did your Demby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Demby. 50% of Demby men worked as a Coal Hewer and 60% of Demby women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Demby were Master Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Hewer
  • Master Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Hospital Slaft Nurse
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Demby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Demby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Demby 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 334 immigration records available for the last name Demby. 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 901 military records available for the last name Demby. For the veterans among your Demby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Demby Life Expectancy

What is the average Demby lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Demby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Demby in 1953 was 66, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demby 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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