Deere Family History

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Deere Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dear. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhidhir (see Dwyer).

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


Similar surnames: Deer, Deery, Deese, Dyer, Beere, Geer, Dwire, Keele, Eyre, Beese

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Deere Family Origin

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Deere Family Occupations

What did your Deere ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Deere occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Deere's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deere family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deere.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Deere Historical Records

What Deere family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deere 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 Deere. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Deere. For the veterans among your Deere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deere Life Expectancy

What is the average Deere lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Deere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Deere in 1947 was 37, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deere 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.

Famous Deere Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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