Demar Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Themar (between Meiningen and Coburg). Possibly an altered spelling of the French family name Demars, a habitational name for someone from any of the places called Mars, for example in the Ardennes, Creuse, Gard, Loire, and Loire-Inférieure. The place name is from the personal name Martius, the name of the proprietor of the villa.

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


Similar surnames: Demark, Demay, Debar, Detar, Demary, Deman, Demars, Delmar, Deger

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Demar Family Origin

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Demar Family Occupations

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  • Architect

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Machine Opr.

    14%

In 1881, Architect, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demar. A less common occupation for the Demar family was Machine Opr.. The most common Demar occupation in Canada was Architect. 14% of Demar's were Architects.

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Demar Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Demar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Demar in 1952 was 37, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demar

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