Lias Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Lias, short form of Elias. Portuguese: from a short form of the personal name Elias.

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


Similar surnames: Lies, Elias, Lia, Lis, Lins, Dias, Ris, Lian, Lips, Lau

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Lias Family Origin

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Lias Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lias family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lias. The most common Lias occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Lias's were Farmers.

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Lias Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Lias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lias in 1960 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lias

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