Tien Name Meaning

Vietnamese: unexplained. Chinese: variant of Tian.

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


Similar surnames: Tian, Lien, Tin, Kien, Tieu, Bien, Vien, Tron, Fien, Oien

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Tien Family Origin

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Tien Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Clerk

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Laborer On R. R.

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clerk and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tien. A less common occupation for the Tien family was Laborer On R. R.. The most common Tien occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Tien's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tien | Data not to scale

Tien Historical Records

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Tien Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Tien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Tien in 1967 was 66, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tien

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