Cease Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Zies, Ziess, or Ziese, which are of Slavic origin (see Zieske).

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

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Cease Family Origin

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Cease Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cease. The most common Cease occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Cease's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cease family was Keeping House.

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Cease Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Cease life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cease in 1953 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cease

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