Demus Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Nikodemus (see Nicodemus).

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


Similar surnames: Debus, Demos, Remus, Dees, Deiss, Deus, Delfs, Remis, Debs, Demel

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Demus Family Origin

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Demus Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Demus family was Clerk In Shop. Laborer, Planter and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Demus. The most common Demus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Demus's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Planter

    14%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Clerk In Shop

    7%

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Demus Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Demus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Demus in 1951 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

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