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Thissen Name Meaning

German and Danish (of German origin): patronymic from Thias, a reduced form of the personal name Mathias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Thiessen, Thissell, Theisen, Nissen, Bissen, Tippen, Thyssen

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Thissen Family Origin

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Thissen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Thissen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Thissen's were Farmers.

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Thissen Historical Records

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Thissen Life Expectancy

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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