Theis Family History

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Theis Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Theiss.

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

Similar surnames: Theil, Heis, Theile, Theus, Theiss, Theel, Reis, Hees, Dreis, Thee

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Theis Family Origin

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Theis Family Occupations

What did your Theis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Theis. 6% of Theis men worked as a Baker and 54% of Theis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Theis were Brewers Drayman and Cook painteen Supervisor

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker
  • Biscuit Baker Ret
  • Breadbaker
  • Brewers Drayman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Boarding House Keeper
  • Clerk
  • Cook painteen Supervisor

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Theis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Theis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Theis 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Theis. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Theis. For the veterans among your Theis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Theis Life Expectancy

What is the average Theis lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Theis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Theis in 1943 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Theis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Theis 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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