Diforest Family History

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Diforest Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Deforest, Laforest, Forest, Deforrest, Demorest, Forrest, Dorst

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Diforest Family Origin

Where is the Diforest family from?

Diforest Family Occupations

What did your Diforest ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Diforest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Diforest's were Farmers. Farmer and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Diforest.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Printer

    50%

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

Diforest Historical Records

What Diforest family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Diforest. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diforest 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 Diforest. 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 Diforest. For the veterans among your Diforest ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diforest Life Expectancy

What is the average Diforest lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diforest 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diforest

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