Dees Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Deas. Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Desiderius. German: from a short form of the personal name Matthäs, a variant of Matthäus (see Matthew), or in some instances an Americanized spelling of Diess (see Dies).

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


Similar surnames: Deis, Lees, Dies, Deese, Kees, Drees, Deer, Rees, Hees, Debs

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Dees Family Origin

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Dees Family Occupations

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  • Chemist

    33%
  • Clerk

    33%
  • Tinsmith

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dees family was Tinsmith. The most common Dees occupation in Canada was Chemist. 33% of Dees's were Chemists. Chemist and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dees.

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Dees Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Dees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dees in 1945 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dees

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