Thiess Family History

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Thiess Name Meaning

North German: from a reduced form of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Thies, Tiegs, Theiss, Thiessen, Theus, Thie, Thiel, Hess, Thiede

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Thiess Family Origin

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Thiess Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Thiess family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thiess. The most common Thiess occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Thiess's were Farmers.

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Thiess Historical Records

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Thiess Life Expectancy

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