Nie Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Nye. Chinese : from the name of Nie City, which existed during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc). It was granted to a son of a duke of the state of Qi; his descendants adopted the name of the city as their surname.

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


Similar surnames: Xie, Ni, Yin, Si, Niu, Noe, Lie, Nye, Nice, Nier

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Nie Family Origin

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Nie Family Occupations

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  • Railway Porter

    33%
  • Cutter(Art)

    17%
  • Goods Porter

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Nie occupation in the UK was Railway Porter. 33% of Nie's were Railway Porters. A less common occupation for the Nie family was Labourer. Railway Porter, Cutter(Art) and Goods Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nie.

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Nie Historical Records

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Nie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Nie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Nie in 1947 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nie

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