Demery History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Demery family

The surname Demery was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where this family was established in early times.

Early History of the Demery family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Demery research. Another 76 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1250, 1645, 1715, 1675, 1707, 1838 and 1912 are included under the topic Early Demery History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Demery Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Demers, Demere, Demerre, Demery, Demerey, Demerais, Demeret, Demerez, Lemers, Lemere, Lemerre, Lemery, Lemerey, Lemerais, Lemeret, Lemerez, Desmery, Démery, Lesmery, Lémery, Lamer, Lamers, Lamere, Lamerre, Lamery, Lamerais, Lameret, Merre, Mérais, Méret, Mérey, Méry, Merrée, Mériaux, Mériau, Mériel, Mériet, Méric, Mérigon, Mérigot, Mériguet, Mérigeau and many more.

Early Notables of the Demery family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the family in this period was Huon de Méry (fl. 1200-1250), French author of "Li Tournoiemenz Anticrit" or in English "The Tournament of the Antichrist"), a 3,546-line Old...
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Demery Ranking

In the United States, the name Demery is the 14,086th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]


United States Demery migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Demery Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Richard Demery, aged 21, who immigrated to the United States from County Waterford, Ireland in 1893
Demery Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Charles Demery, aged 33, who settled in America from Paris, in 1903
  • Pierre Gabriel Demery, aged 24, who landed in America from Paris, in 1905
  • Wm. Demery, aged 41, who settled in America from Liverpool, in 1905
  • Augustine Demery, aged 24, who immigrated to the United States from Paris, France, in 1907
  • Pauline Mary Demery, aged 28, who landed in America from Liverpool, England, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Demery (post 1700) +

  • Lawrence Calvin Demery (b. 1953), retired American Major League Baseball pitcher
  • Hazel G. Demery, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1996, 2000 [2]
  • Thomas T. Demery (b. 1949), Assistant Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Ben Demery, Australian two-time silver medalist Paralympic cyclist at the 2008 Beijing Games


  1. ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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