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Demas Family History

Demas Name Meaning
Probably a variant of French Dumas or Delmas.

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

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7,457 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,423 Military Records
944 Immigration Records
5,567 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Demas Families

  • Number of Demas families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Demas families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Demas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Demas census records

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Demas Family Origin

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Demas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Demas

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Demas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Demas census records

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Demas Civil War Service Records

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