Deis Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Matthias or Matthäus (see Matthew). from an old Germanic personal name, a pet form of Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dees, Meis, Neis, Reis, Heis, Deiss, Dein, Geis, Debs, Eis

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Deis Family Origin

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Deis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deis family was Butcher. The most common Deis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Deis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deis.

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Deis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Deis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Deis in 1954 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deis

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