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Delamar Name Meaning

(of Norman origin) habitational name from any of the places in northern France called La Mare ‘the pond’. possibly a topographic name from Anglo-Norman French de la ‘from the’ + Middle English mere ‘pond’ or more ‘marsh’, ‘moor’. Delamere Forest in Cheshire, ‘forest of the lake (Old English mere)’ may also account for some examples of the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Delmar, Delaware, Blamer, Delaney, Lamar, Demar, Melgar, Delair

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Delamar Family Origin

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Delamar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Clk In Saloon

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Delamar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Delamar's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delamar. A less common occupation for the Delamar family was Clk In Saloon.

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