Diez Family History

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Diez Name Meaning

Spanish (Díez): variant of Díaz (see Diaz, Diego). German: variant spelling of Dietz.

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

Similar surnames: Diaz, Diel, Ditz, Dies, Dier, Lien, Wilz, Diem, Bilz, Wies

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Diez Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Diez name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Diez. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • France


  • Portugal


  • Ireland & Scotland


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Diez Family Origin

Where is the Diez family from?

Diez Family Occupations

What did your Diez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diez. The most common Diez occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Diez's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Diez family was Boot And Shoe Manufacturer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Boot And Shoe Manufacturer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Diez ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Diez Historical Records

What Diez family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Diez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diez 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Diez. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Diez. For the veterans among your Diez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diez Life Expectancy

What is the average Diez lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Diez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Diez in 1960 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diez

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diez 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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