Demel Family History

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Demel Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. It may be from a pet form of the personal name Thomas, but in most cases it is more probably an altered spelling of Dehmel, from an old personal name Dagomar, formed with Old High German tac ‘day’.

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


Similar surnames: Nebel, Dagel, Hegel, Hamel, Deel, Keel, Dermer, Dresel, Deuel, Emel

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Demel Family Origin

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Demel Family Occupations

What did your Demel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, dustman and Foreign Correspondent (Clerk) (Nat.) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Demel. The most common Demel occupation in the UK was Dustman. 50% of Demel's were Dustmans.

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  • Dustman

    50%
  • Foreign Correspondent (Clerk) (Nat.)

    50%

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

Demel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Demel Life Expectancy

What is the average Demel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Demel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Demel in 1951 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Demel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demel 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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