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Demotte Name Meaning

French: variant of De la Motte, a topographic name from motte ‘motte’ (a man-made mound forming the site of a castle), or more probably a habitational name from any of several minor places named with this word (see Motte).

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


Similar surnames: Motte, Demonte, Decoste, Lemont, Demott, Notte, Demory, Demont, Motto

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Demotte Family Origin

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Demotte Family Occupations

What did your Demotte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Demotte family was Laborer. The most common Demotte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Demotte's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demotte.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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Demotte Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Demotte Life Expectancy

What is the average Demotte lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Demotte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Demotte in 1945 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demotte 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.

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