Heise Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of the personal name Heidrich. Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Haiso.

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


Similar surnames: Heis, Heine, Heese, Heiss, Meise, Heide, Leise, Heit, Hees, Heisel

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Heise Family Origin

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Heise Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heise family was Keeping House. The most common Heise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Heise's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heise.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Heise Historical Records

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Heise Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Heise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Heise in 1944 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

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