Dials Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This name is most frequent in the island of Barbados. It may be a variant of Dial.

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


Similar surnames: Dais, Dial, Drass, Disla, Mills, Bills, Dias, Diles, Dills, Rials

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Dials Family Origin

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Dials Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Dials occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Dials's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dials family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dials.

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Dials Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Dials life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Dials in 1960 was 39, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dials

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