Kise Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of four farmsteads named Kise, from Old Norse Kísi, which is probably related to German Kies ‘gravel’.

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

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Kise Family Origin

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Kise Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Cooper

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kise family was Cooper. The most common Kise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kise's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kise.

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Kise Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Kise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kise in 1957 was 47, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kise

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