Demerchant Family History

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Demerchant Name Meaning

French: perhaps a Flemish occupational name for a merchant.

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


Similar surnames: Merchant, Dechant, Marciante, Marchand, Mercadante, Mersman, Servant

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Demerchant Family Origin

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Demerchant Family Occupations

What did your Demerchant ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Demerchant occupation in Canada was Farmer. 76% of Demerchant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Demerchant family was Hunter. Farmer, Farmer Son and Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demerchant.

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  • Farmer

    76%
  • Farmer Son

    12%
  • Weaver

    8%
  • Hunter

    4%

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

Demerchant Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Demerchant Life Expectancy

What is the average Demerchant lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Demerchant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Demerchant in 1963 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demerchant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demerchant 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 Demerchant Family

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