Thier Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German thier ‘wild animal’, ‘deer’, hence a nickname either for a wild or timid person, or a nickname for a hunter.

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


Similar surnames: Stier, Reier, Gier, Thiel, Thie, Hier, Hiner, Thies, Shier, Geier

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Thier Family Origin

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Thier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Manager Of ...

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Thier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Thier's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thier. A less common occupation for the Thier family was Manager Of ....

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Thier Historical Records

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Thier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Thier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Thier in 1942 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thier

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