Dies Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Diess, from a short form of the Biblical name Matthias (see Matthew). German: from the Germanic personal name Teuzo, from theud ‘people’, ‘race’ (Old High German diot).

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


Similar surnames: Ries, Dees, Mies, Dier, Lies, Lier, Nies, Gies, Diers, Diss

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Dies Family Origin

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Dies Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Servant

    50%

In 1881, the most common Dies occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Dies's were Farmers. Farmer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dies.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Dies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dies in 1953 was 57, and 62 in 2004.

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