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Demuth Name Meaning

German: byname for a modest person, from Middle High German diemuot, demuot ‘humility’, ‘modesty’, or from a female personal name of the same derivation.

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


Similar surnames: Muth, Homuth, Wermuth, Niemuth, Dersch, Pluth, Meth, Derleth, Guth

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Demuth Family Origin

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Demuth Family Occupations

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  • Factory Hand

    33%
  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Shoemaker

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1881, Factory Hand, Carpenter and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demuth. A less common occupation for the Demuth family was Laborer. The most common Demuth occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 33% of Demuth's were Factory Hands.

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Demuth Historical Records

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Demuth Life Expectancy

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