Tyus Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Tyas, from an ethnic name from Old French tieis ‘German’; or alternatively of German Thias, from a short form of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Thun, Tye, Brus, Prus, Tyer, Syms, Titus, Rous, Cyrus, Kus

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Tyus Family Origin

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Tyus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tyus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Tyus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tyus family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tyus.

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Tyus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Tyus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tyus in 1948 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tyus

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