Diers Family History

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Diers Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dier, Dies, Diercks, Dierks, Wiers, Wiens, Beers, Ivers, Diehl, Mies

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Diers Family Origin

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Diers Family Occupations

What did your Diers ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Die Stamper And Copper Place Printer Works Mana and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Diers. 25% of Diers men worked as a Die Stamper And Copper Place Printer Works Mana and 50% of Diers women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Diers were Road Contractor Factory and Nurse Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Die Stamper And Copper Place Printer Works Mana
    25%
  • Hairdresser Lundriess
    25%
  • Lorry Driver Chemists Manufact
    25%
  • Road Contractor Factory
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Housewife Unpaid
    25%
  • Nurse Attendant
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Diers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Diers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Diers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Diers. For the veterans among your Diers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diers Life Expectancy

What is the average Diers lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Diers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Diers in 1949 was 76, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diers ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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