Dries Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant spelling of Drees.

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


Similar surnames: Drees, Dreis, Bries, Dies, Dreier, Ries, Draves, Grieb, Dyes, Friese

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Dries Family Origin

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Dries Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dries occupation in the UK was Baker. 100% of Dries's were Bakers.

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Dries Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Dries life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dries in 1952 was 71, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dries

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