Demel Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. It may be from a pet form of the personal name Thomas, but in most cases it is more probably an altered spelling of Dehmel, from an old personal name Dagomar, formed with Old High German tac ‘day’.

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


Similar surnames: Nebel, Dagel, Hegel, Hamel, Deel, Keel, Dermer, Dresel, Deuel, Emel

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Demel Family Origin

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Demel Family Occupations

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  • Dustman

    50%
  • Foreign Correspondent (Clerk) (Nat.)

    50%

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In 1881, the most common Demel occupation in the UK was Dustman. 50% of Demel's were Dustmans. Dustman and Foreign Correspondent (Clerk) (Nat.) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Demel.

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Demel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Demel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Demel in 1951 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demel

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