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Dempewolf Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a hunter, from Middle Low German dempen ‘to choke someone (with steam)’ + wolf ‘wolf’; so literally ‘strangle the wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: De Wolf, Demler, Tempel, Dierolf, Demel, Rempel, Damewood, Eppel

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Dempewolf Family Origin

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Dempewolf Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Rive Stuerd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dempewolf. A less common occupation for the Dempewolf family was River Steward. The most common Dempewolf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Dempewolf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Rive Stuerd

    13%
  • River Steward

    13%

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Dempewolf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dempewolf Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Dempewolf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Dempewolf in 1949 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dempewolf 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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