Demain Family History

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Demain Name Meaning

by ellipsis from ‘(homme) de main’ , from main ‘hand’. habitational name originally denoting someone from Maing in Nord. possibly from demain ‘tomorrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Demaine, Demay, Main, Demark, Demar, Degan, Demann, Deman, Demmin

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Demain Family Origin

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Demain Family Occupations

What did your Demain ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Demain. 11% of Demain men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Demain women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Demain were Waiter and Descemaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Waiter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%
  • Dental Hygienist
    4%
  • Descemaker
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Demain Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Demain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Demain 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 319 immigration records available for the last name Demain. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 540 military records available for the last name Demain. For the veterans among your Demain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Demain Life Expectancy

What is the average Demain lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Demain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Demain in 1956 was 51, and 65 in 2004.

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