Wiers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Wier.

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

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Wiers Family Origin

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Wiers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiers family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiers. The most common Wiers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Wiers's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Wiers | Data not to scale

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Wiers Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Wiers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Wiers in 1963 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiers

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