Duis Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name Theudo, meaning ‘people’, ‘tribe’. North German: topographic name from Westphalian dialect dus ‘pile’, ‘decay’.

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


Similar surnames: Duin, Buis, Dubs, Deis, Duus, Duris, Rais, Dues, Muns, Ris

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Duis Family Origin

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Duis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Segar Maker

    8%
  • Silver Engraver

    8%
  • Store Keeper

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Duis family was Store Keeper. Farmer, Segar Maker and Silver Engraver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duis. The most common Duis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Duis's were Farmers.

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Duis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Duis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Duis in 1956 was 67, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duis

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