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Deforrest Name Meaning

Variant of French Deforest. This was a common form in colonial New York among Huguenots who fled first to the Netherlands and from there to New Netherland via the West India Company.

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


Similar surnames: Deforest, Georges, Perret, Laforest, Forest, Deforge, Demarest

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Deforrest Family Origin

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Deforrest Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Deforrest occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Deforrest's were Farmers.

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Deforrest Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Deforrest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Deforrest in 1957 was 55, and 90 in 2004.

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