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Demmitt Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Demit, a metonymic occupational name for a weaver or cloth dealer, from Middle High German dimit ‘dimity’ (from Greek dimitos). Compare Demeter.

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


Similar surnames: Dement, Demuth, Reffitt, Demick, Emmett, Demmer, Dimmitt, Emmitt

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Demmitt Family Origin

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Demmitt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Demmitt family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demmitt. The most common Demmitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Demmitt's were Farmers.

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Demmitt Life Expectancy

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