Neese Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois (see McNeese). North German and Dutch: from a short form of the female personal name Agnes (see Annis). Americanized form of German Nies or possibly Kniess (see Knez).

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

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Neese Family Origin

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Neese Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neese. A less common occupation for the Neese family was Keeping House. The most common Neese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Neese's were Farmers.

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Neese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Neese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Neese in 1954 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neese

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