Demory Family History

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Demory Name Meaning

patronymic from Mory, a reduced form of Amory (see Emery). northern French habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from any of various places called Mory, in Oise, Pas-de-Calais, or Seine-et-Marne, the place name being derived from Latin Mauriacum (composed of a personal name Maurius + locative suffix -acum).

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

Similar surnames: Demary, Dery, Demay, Demark, Demar, Mory, Debord, Devore, Demey

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Demory Family Origin

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Demory Family Occupations

What did your Demory ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Demory occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Demory's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demory. A less common occupation for the Demory family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Demory Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Demory. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Demory 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 83 immigration records available for the last name Demory. 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 517 military records available for the last name Demory. For the veterans among your Demory ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Demory Life Expectancy

What is the average Demory lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Demory life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Demory in 1954 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Demory 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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