Thies Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Thiess, Thiel, Thie, Thiem, Tiegs, Tewes, Thinnes, Hees, Bries

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Thies Family Origin

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Thies Family Occupations

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  • Beer Retailer & Grocer

    13%
  • Caretaker Of Offices

    13%
  • Dressmaker

    13%
  • Journeyman Upholsterer

    13%

In 1881, Beer Retailer & Grocer, Caretaker Of Offices and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thies. A less common occupation for the Thies family was Journeyman Upholsterer. The most common Thies occupation in the UK was Beer Retailer & Grocer. 13% of Thies's were Beer Retailer & Grocers.

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Thies Historical Records

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Thies Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Thies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thies in 1950 was 76, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thies

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