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Demark Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the French family name Demarcq, a habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from a place named Marcq, of which there are examples in Ardennes, Nord, and Yvelines. Northern French: habitational name, with the preposition de, from Marke in West Flanders, Marck in Pas de Calais, or any of the places in France and Belgium named with the Germanic element marca ‘boundary’, ‘frontier’.

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


Similar surnames: Demar, Demary, Mark, Demay, Demory, Demarr, Denmark, Demars, Newmark

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Demark Family Origin

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Demark Family Occupations

What did your Demark ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Demark family was Laborer. The most common Demark occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Demark's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Demark.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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Demark Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Demark. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Demark 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Demark. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Demark. For the veterans among your Demark ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Demark Life Expectancy

What is the average Demark lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Demark life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Demark in 1943 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demark ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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