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Demeter Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a weaver or cloth merchant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German timit, dimit denoting a type of cloth woven with double thread. Czech and Slovak: from the personal name Demeter, derived from Greek Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou). Hungarian: from the ecclesiastical name Demeter, or Dömötör, from Greek Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou).

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

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Demeter Family Origin

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Demeter Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Hardware Merch.

    50%

In 1880, the most common Demeter occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Demeter's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Hardware Merch. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Demeter.

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Demeter Life Expectancy

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Famous Demeter Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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