When Arthur William DeGarmo was born on 13 June 1905, in Ohio, United States, his father, Arthur F. DeGarmo, was 27 and his mother, Lula Bair, was 20. He lived in Lakewood, Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 1 June 1979, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Westlake, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.
Altered form of French Degarmeaux: habitational name, with fused preposition de ‘from’, denoting someone from Garmeaux, the name of two places in Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany (France). The surname Degarmeaux or (de) Garmeaux is no longer found in France.
History: Pierre Degarmeaux from Mézières-sur-Couesnon in Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany (France), married Catrina van der Heyden in Albany, NY, c. 1682.