Lies Name Meaning

metronymic from a female personal name, a form of the Germanic personal name Adelheid (see Leite). From this were derived Frenchified names such as Adelis, Alisa, Alis, and Alice, hence the surname. metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Elisabeth.

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


Similar surnames: Lis, Nies, Lier, Lias, Lien, Dies, Mies, Lie, Ries, Lieb

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Lies Family Origin

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Lies Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Engineer

    5%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lies occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lies's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lies. A less common occupation for the Lies family was Butcher.

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Lies Historical Records

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Lies Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Lies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Lies in 1948 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lies

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