Diers Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dier, Dies, Diercks, Dierks, Wiers, Wiens, Beers, Ivers, Diehl, Mies

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Diers Family Origin

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Diers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Diers family was Keeps House. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diers. The most common Diers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Diers's were Farmers.

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Diers Historical Records

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Diers Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Diers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Diers in 1949 was 76, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diers

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