Dais Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. It is found as a French Huguenot name in England. It may also be a variant of Irish Dease.

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


Similar surnames: Daisy, Danis, Lais, Garis, Pais, Rais, Dain, Maris, Kain, Fain

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Dais Family Origin

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Dais Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Works On Farm

    12%
  • Collar Maker

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Dais occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Dais's were Farmers. Farmer, Works On Farm and Collar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dais. A less common occupation for the Dais family was Farming.

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Dais Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Dais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Dais in 1956 was 46, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dais

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