Detemple Family History

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Detemple Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition de, from any of several places named (Le) Temple, from Latin templum, denoting a settlement of the Knights Templar. The name is also found in Germany, taken there by a family which fled from France in 1789.

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


Similar surnames: Temple, Decelle, Deneve, Templer, Demille, Staple, Wetmore, Delisle

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Detemple Family Origin

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Detemple Family Occupations

What did your Detemple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Cattle Dealer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detemple. The most common Detemple occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Detemple's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Detemple family was Macheniest.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Cattle Dealer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Macheniest

    17%

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

Detemple Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Detemple Life Expectancy

What is the average Detemple lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Detemple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Detemple in 1963 was 80, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Detemple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Detemple 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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