Demorest Family History

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Demorest Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Desmarais or Desmarest (see Demarest).

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


Similar surnames: Demoret, Demarest, Demeritt, Demore, Demaree, Demaris, Delorey

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Demorest Family Origin

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Demorest Family Occupations

What did your Demorest ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Demorest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Demorest's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demorest. A less common occupation for the Demorest family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Demorest Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Demorest Life Expectancy

What is the average Demorest lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Demorest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Demorest in 1941 was 34, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demorest

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demorest 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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