Deshane Family History

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Deshane Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Duchêne (see Duchene).

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

Similar surnames: Dushane, Dechaine, Deschene, Dechene, Deshaw, Deshong, Shane

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Deshane Family Origin

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Deshane Family Occupations

What did your Deshane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deshane family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deshane. The most common Deshane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Deshane's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Deshane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deshane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deshane 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Deshane. 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 349 military records available for the last name Deshane. For the veterans among your Deshane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deshane Life Expectancy

What is the average Deshane lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Deshane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Deshane in 1955 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deshane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deshane 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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