De Smith Family History

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De Smith Name Meaning

part translation of Dutch De Smet ‘the smith’.

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

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De Smith Family Origin

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De Smith Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, the most common De Smith occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of De Smith's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the De Smith family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Smith.

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De Smith Life Expectancy

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