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Desan Family History

Desan Name Meaning

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

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484 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
27 Military Records
101 Immigration Records
419 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Desan Families

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

Desan census records

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Desan Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Desan families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Desan Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Desan families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Desan

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Desan Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Desan census records

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Military Service by Desan

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