Dienes Family History

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Dienes Name Meaning

Hungarian: variant of Dénes (see Denes). German: from a vernacular pet form of the Latin personal name Dionysius (see Dennis).

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

Similar surnames: Denes, Diener, Dees, Drewes, Diers, Dies, Wiens, Diemer, Hines

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Dienes Family Origin

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Dienes Family Occupations

What did your Dienes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dienes. The most common Dienes occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Dienes's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Dienes family was Hat & Cap Store.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farmer

  • Hat & Cap Store


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

Dienes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dienes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dienes 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 922 immigration records available for the last name Dienes. 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 890 military records available for the last name Dienes. For the veterans among your Dienes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dienes Life Expectancy

What is the average Dienes lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dienes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dienes in 1945 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dienes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dienes 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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