Thie Family History

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Thie Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name, a reduced form of Thiede, with characteristic Low German loss of the dental consonant between vowels.

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

Similar surnames: Thiel, Thies, Thiess, Thiem, Theil, Thein, Tye, Thee, Thien, Thier

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Thie Family Origin

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Thie Family Occupations

What did your Thie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Thie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thie family was Makes Hats. Farmer, Laborer and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thie.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Confectioner

  • Makes Hats


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

Thie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thie 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 556 immigration records available for the last name Thie. 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 21,000 military records available for the last name Thie. For the veterans among your Thie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thie Life Expectancy

What is the average Thie lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Thie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Thie in 1954 was 46, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thie 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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