Thies Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Thiess, Thiel, Thie, Thiem, Tiegs, Tewes, Thinnes, Hees, Bries

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Thies Family Origin

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Thies Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Thies occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Thies's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thies. A less common occupation for the Thies family was Laborer.

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Thies Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Thies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thies in 1950 was 76, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thies

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