Demby Family History

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Demby Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from a place named D{e,}by.

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

Similar surnames: Dembo, Denby, Hemby, Demay, Demey, Dery, Demary, Duby, Demory, Demar

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Demby Family Origin

Where is the Demby family from?

Demby Family Occupations

What did your Demby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demby. The most common Demby occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Demby's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Demby family was Farming.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Demby ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Demby Historical Records

What Demby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Demby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Demby 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 334 immigration records available for the last name Demby. 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 901 military records available for the last name Demby. For the veterans among your Demby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Demby Life Expectancy

What is the average Demby lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Demby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Demby in 1953 was 66, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demby 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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