Niece Family History

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Niece Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: reduced form of McNiece, a variant spelling of McNeese.

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

Similar surnames: Neece, Nace, Nee, Neice, Pierce, Niel, Mcniece, Nield, Nice, Niec

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Niece Family Origin

Where is the Niece family from?

Niece Family Occupations

What did your Niece ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niece occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Niece's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niece. A less common occupation for the Niece family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Niece Historical Records

What Niece family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Niece. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niece 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 527 immigration records available for the last name Niece. 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 Niece. For the veterans among your Niece ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niece Life Expectancy

What is the average Niece lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Niece life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Niece in 1961 was 63, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niece

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niece 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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