Debs Family History

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Debs Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Debus, a variant of Theb(u)s, itself a short form of Matthaeus (see Matthew).

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

Similar surnames: Dees, Debus, Debes, Deis, Dein, Debo, Deus, Sens, Mees, Heis

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Debs Family Origin

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Debs Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Debs. 50% of Debs men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • New Worker

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

Debs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Debs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Debs 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 538 immigration records available for the last name Debs. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 315 military records available for the last name Debs. For the veterans among your Debs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Debs Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Debs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Debs in 1962 was 77, and 79 in 2004.

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