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Demers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Deemer. French: habitational name apparently associated with a specific domain; the source is unclear, because of the wide range of local variants.

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


Similar surnames: Demars, Detmers, Devers, Demar, Demark, Deger, Deer, Demey, Demary

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Demers Family Origin

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Demers Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    30%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • School

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Demers family was School. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demers. The most common Demers occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 30% of Demers's were Cultivateurs.

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Demers Life Expectancy

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