Wiens Name Meaning

German: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic compound personal name beginning with wini ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Wiech, Wien, Sien, Lien, Zins, Wilms, Bien, Wills, Sens, Dienes

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Wiens Family Origin

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Wiens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    79%
  • Going To School

    14%
  • Farmers Son

    7%

In 1881, Farmer and Going To School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wiens. The most common Wiens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 79% of Wiens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiens family was Farmers Son.

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Between 1951 and 2004, Wiens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wiens in 1951 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiens

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