Ziems Name Meaning

German: from a variant pet form of the personal name Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Zins, Diers, Tiegs, Diem, Dies, Wilms, Wiens, Pies, Nies, Zietz

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ziems Family Origin

Where is the Ziems family from?

SHOW MORE

Ziems Family Occupations

What did your Ziems ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ziems ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Musician

    14%
  • Works On R. R.

    14%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ziems family was Works On R. R.. The most common Ziems occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ziems's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ziems.

Source: Census data for Ziems | Data not to scale

Ziems Historical Records

What Ziems family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ziems ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ziems

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ziems Life Expectancy

What is the average Ziems lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ziems 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Ziems life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ziems in 1965 was 76, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ziems

Famous Ziems Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name