Liese Family History

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Liese Name Meaning

North German: variant of Leiss and Leise. German: topographic name topographic name for someone who lived in an area of reeds (see Liesch). German: metonymic from Elisabeth (see Lies 2). Dutch: variant of Lies.

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


Similar surnames: Beese, Wiese, Lier, Liebe, Bies, Reese, Weese, Lies, Giese, Biese

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Liese Family Origin

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Liese Family Occupations

What did your Liese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Liese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Liese's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liese. A less common occupation for the Liese family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • At Home

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Liese ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Liese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Liese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Liese. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Liese. For the veterans among your Liese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liese Life Expectancy

What is the average Liese lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Liese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Liese in 1958 was 35, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Liese ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Liese Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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