Dyas Name Meaning

English (Shropshire): of uncertain derivation. Reaney suggests it may be topographic for someone who lived at the ‘dye-house’, from Old English deag + hus.

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


Similar surnames: Byas, Dash, Dyke, Dean, Dyal, Deas, Day, Dubas, Dumas, Bas

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Dyas Family Origin

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Dyas Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Brass Founder

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dyas. A less common occupation for the Dyas family was Brass Founder. The most common Dyas occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Dyas's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Dyas Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Dyas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Dyas in 1944 was 52, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dyas

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