Theys Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Mathijs, Dutch form of Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Theus, Hess, Tress, Tews, Tiegs, Thies, Thiel, Then, Leys, Athens

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Theys Family Origin

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Theys Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Cooper-Farmer

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Cooper-Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Theys. The most common Theys occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Theys's were Farmers.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Theys life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Theys in 1957 was 71, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Theys

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