Desir Family History

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Desir Name Meaning

French (Désir): from the personal name Désir, a development of Latin Desiderius.

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

Similar surnames: Desio, Cesar, Delin, Deni, Denis, Demar, Nasir, Deger, Denig, Der

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Desir Family Origin

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Desir Family Occupations

What did your Desir ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Desir occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Desir's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Desir Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 326 census records available for the last name Desir. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Desir 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Desir. 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 20 military records available for the last name Desir. For the veterans among your Desir ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Desir Life Expectancy

What is the average Desir lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Desir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Desir in 1967 was 47, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Desir

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Desir 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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