Mais Name Meaning

German (Maiss): topographic name from Middle High German meiz ‘cleared land’. Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Mass, Lais, Meis, Rais, Mas, Main, Mars, Manis, Mar, Mis

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Mais Family Origin

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Mais Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Mais occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Mais's were Farmers.

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Between 1960 and 2004, Mais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mais in 1960 was 28, and 74 in 2004.

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