Deming Family History

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Deming Name Meaning

English: from Old English demung ‘judgement’, ‘act of judging’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a judge or for an arbiter of minor disputes. Compare Deemer and Deem.

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

Similar surnames: Dring, Demming, Denning, Emling, Hemming, Devine, Dement, Devino

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Deming Family Origin

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Deming Family Occupations

What did your Deming ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Deming occupation in the UK was Alkali Manufactur Labourer At Soda Works. 50% of Deming's were Alkali Manufactur Labourer At Soda Workss. Alkali Manufactur Labourer At Soda Works and Worsted Dyer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Deming.

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  • Alkali Manufactur Labourer At Soda Works

  • Worsted Dyer


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

Deming Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Deming. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deming 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Deming. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Deming. For the veterans among your Deming ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deming Life Expectancy

What is the average Deming lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Deming life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Deming in 1945 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deming

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deming 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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