Thiem Name Meaning

Dutch: from a pet form of a Germanic name formed with the unattested element þeodo- ‘people’, ‘tribe’ + a second element beginning with m-, as in Dietmar (mari, meri ‘famous’). Possibly an altered spelling of German Thieme.

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


Similar surnames: Thiel, Thieme, Thies, Theel, Thie, Hier, Hieb, Teem, Thiede, Thimm

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Thiem Family Origin

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Thiem Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Thiem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Thiem's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thiem family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thiem.

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Thiem Historical Records

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Thiem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Thiem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Thiem in 1946 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thiem

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