Doremus Family History

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Doremus Name Meaning

Dutch: Debrabandere suggests that this is a nickname from Adoremus ‘We adore’, from the Latin liturgy.

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


Similar surnames: Primus, Ramus, Reus, Dormer, Dorey, Boreman, Deremer, Polhemus

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Doremus Family Origin

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Doremus Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Doremus family was Laborer. The most common Doremus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Doremus's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doremus.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Doremus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Doremus Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Doremus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Doremus in 1951 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

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