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Where is the Neiss family from?
You can see how Neiss families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Neiss family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Neiss families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Neiss families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 50% of all the recorded Neiss's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Neiss families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Neiss surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Neiss. 15% of Neiss men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Neiss women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neiss were Manager and Secretary. .