Lied Name Meaning

German: probably an altered spelling of Liedt, a field name in the northwest meaning ‘swampy terrain’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in western Norway so named, a variant of Li 4.

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


Similar surnames: Lien, Lier, Lie, Lind, Liem, Leed, Wied, Ried, Linda, Liew

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Lied Family Origin

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Lied Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Driving Wagon

    5%
  • Drover

    5%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    5%

In 1880, the most common Lied occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Lied's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lied family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Driving Wagon and Drover were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lied.

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Lied Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lied life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lied in 1962 was 42, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lied

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