Wied Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German wide ‘willow’ + man. topographic name from Middle High German widem ‘prebend’, ‘land endowed to a church’.

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


Similar surnames: Wild, Wind, Ried, Wien, Lind, Lier, Lied, Wier, Gier, Bies

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Wied Family Origin

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Wied Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wied family was Laborer. The most common Wied occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wied's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wied.

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Wied Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Wied life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Wied in 1946 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wied

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