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Demchuk Name Meaning

Ukrainian: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Demjan (see Damian) or Dymitr (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou).

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


Similar surnames: Demchak, Sawchuk, Deck, Dembek, Marchuk, Tomczak, Geschke, Derck

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Where is the Demchuk family from?

You can see how Demchuk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Demchuk family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Demchuk families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Demchuk families living in New York. This was about 29% of all the recorded Demchuk's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Demchuk families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Demchuk surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Demchuk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Demchuk. 37% of Demchuk men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Demchuk women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Demchuk were Shipbuilder and Secretary.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Proprietor
    11%
  • Shipbuilder
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    34%
  • Bookkeeper
    34%
  • Secretary
    34%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 418 immigration records available for the last name Demchuk. 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 Cards

There are 250 military records available for the last name Demchuk. For the veterans among your Demchuk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Demchuk lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Demchuk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Demchuk in 1941 was 45, and 82 in 2004.

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