Neas Family History

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Neas Name Meaning

Americanized form of German or Dutch Nies or Neese 2. Irish: reduced and altered form of McNeese.

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

Similar surnames: Nease, Nees, Leas, Near, Neal, Neis, Naas, Neals, Gean, Keas

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Neas Family Origin

Where is the Neas family from?

Neas Family Occupations

What did your Neas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Neas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Neas's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neas. A less common occupation for the Neas family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Neas Historical Records

What Neas family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Neas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neas 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Neas. 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 Neas. For the veterans among your Neas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neas Life Expectancy

What is the average Neas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Neas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Neas in 1962 was 77, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neas 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.

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