Dyes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Deis. English: probably a variant of Dice or Dye.

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


Similar surnames: Dyess, Dees, Kyes, Deel, Dues, Dykes, Dies, Dyer, Gyles, Myers

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Dyes Family Origin

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Dyes Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Bow Shop

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%

In 1880, the most common Dyes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Dyes's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Dyes family was Clerk. Laborer, Farmer and Bow Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dyes.

Source: Census data for Dyes | Data not to scale

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Dyes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Dyes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dyes in 1956 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dyes

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