Demuth Family History

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Demuth Name Meaning

German: byname for a modest person, from Middle High German diemuot, demuot ‘humility’, ‘modesty’, or from a female personal name of the same derivation.

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

Similar surnames: Muth, Homuth, Wermuth, Niemuth, Dersch, Pluth, Meth, Derleth, Guth

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Demuth Family Origin

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Demuth Family Occupations

What did your Demuth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Demuth occupation in the UK was Hairdresser. 33% of Demuth's were Hairdressers. Hairdresser and Hammerman In Boiler Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Demuth. A less common occupation for the Demuth family was Manufacturer Of Chemist PHD.

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  • Hairdresser

  • Hammerman In Boiler Shop

  • Manufacturer Of Chemist PHD


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

Demuth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Demuth Life Expectancy

What is the average Demuth lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Demuth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Demuth in 1952 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demuth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demuth 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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