Deross Family History

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Deross Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch de Roos. Americanized form of Italian Di Russo.

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

Similar surnames: Devoss, De Rose, Dross, Derousse, Ross, Deroy, De Roos, Delosh, Deboe

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Deross Family Origin

Where is the Deross family from?

Deross Family Occupations

What did your Deross ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Deross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Deross's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deross family was Wood Turner. Farmer, Attorney At Law and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deross.

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  • Farmer

  • Attorney At Law

  • Laborer

  • Wood Turner


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Deross ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Deross Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Deross. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deross 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 95 immigration records available for the last name Deross. 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 215 military records available for the last name Deross. For the veterans among your Deross ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deross Life Expectancy

What is the average Deross lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Deross life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Deross in 1962 was 77, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deross 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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