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Dejohn Family History

Dejohn Name Meaning
Part translation of the Italian patronymic De Giovanni (see Di Giovanni).Possibly a part translation of some other patronymic from a personal name equivalent to John, such as French Dejean.Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch Dejon, a variant of De Jong.

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

11,445 Historical Documents with Dejohn on Ancestry.com
3,255 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
640 Military Records
75 Immigration Records
1,858 Census and Voter Lists
5,617 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dejohn Families

  • Number of Dejohn families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dejohn families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dejohn last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dejohn census records

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Dejohn Family Origin

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Dejohn Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dejohn

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Dejohn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dejohn census records

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Military Service by Dejohn

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