Demey Name Meaning

French: habitational name for someone from (de) Mey (Moselle), which derives its name from the Romano-Gallic estate name Maiacum.

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


Similar surnames: Demay, Dewey, Deger, Demby, Demary, Debes, Demel, Damery, Lemer

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Demey Family Origin

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Demey Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Clerk In Store

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Demey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Demey's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demey. A less common occupation for the Demey family was Farmer.

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Demey Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Demey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Demey in 1954 was 28, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demey

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