Dein Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Deinhart, itself a variant of Degenhar(d)t (see Degenhardt). North German: in Westphalia, a topographic name, from field names Deine, Dene meaning ‘moist lowland or hollow’.

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


Similar surnames: Dehn, Duin, Bein, Mein, Wein, Lein, Dean, Rein, Hein, Nein

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Dein Family Origin

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Dein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Wood Chopper

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dein. The most common Dein occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Dein's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dein family was Wood Chopper.

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Dein Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Dein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dein in 1962 was 83, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dein

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