Dement Family History

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Dement Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Demant, a metonymic occupational name for a diamond dealer or cutter, from Middle High German diemant ‘diamond’.

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


Similar surnames: Deman, Demel, Degen, Dewart, Demand, Mente, Deming, Demond, Lemert

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Dement Family Origin

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Dement Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dement family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dement occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Dement's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dement.

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Dement Historical Records

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Dement Life Expectancy

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