Eiss Name Meaning

German: variant of Eis.

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


Similar surnames: Geiss, Weiss, Kiss, Deiss, Hiss, Fiss, Heiss, Wiss, Reiss, Ess

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Eiss Family Origin

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Eiss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • At Home

    14%
  • Milk Man

    14%
  • Tinsmith

    14%

In 1880, the most common Eiss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Eiss's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Milk Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eiss. A less common occupation for the Eiss family was Tinsmith.

Source: Census data for Eiss | Data not to scale

Eiss Historical Records

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Eiss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Eiss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eiss in 1963 was 61, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eiss

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