Tier Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McIntyre. English: variant of Tyer. Dutch: variant of Dier.

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

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Tier Family Origin

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Tier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, the most common Tier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tier family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tier.

Source: Census data for Tier | Data not to scale

Tier Historical Records

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Tier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Tier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Tier in 1958 was 46, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tier

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