Thieme Family History

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Thieme Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Dietmar (see Dittmar).

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

Similar surnames: Thiede, Thiem, Thiel, Thoemke, Thede, Thies, Thie, Thiess, Grieme

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Thieme Family Origin

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Thieme Family Occupations

What did your Thieme ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thieme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Thieme's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thieme. A less common occupation for the Thieme family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Tailor

  • Barber


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

Thieme Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thieme. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thieme 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Thieme. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Thieme. For the veterans among your Thieme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thieme Life Expectancy

What is the average Thieme lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Thieme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Thieme in 1946 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thieme

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thieme 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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