Zier Name Meaning

nickname from Middle High German zier ‘beautiful’, ‘lovely’. habitational name from a place so named near Düren.

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


Similar surnames: Pier, Mier, Bier, Zeier, Dier, Gier, Lier, Zuber, Eder, Nier

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Zier Family Origin

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Zier Family Occupations

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  • No Occupn

    100%

In 1881, the most common Zier occupation in the UK was No Occupn. 100% of Zier's were No Occupns.

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Zier Historical Records

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Zier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Zier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Zier in 1944 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zier

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