Niese Family History

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Niese Name Meaning

variant of Nies. habitational name from a place so named near Detmold.

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


Similar surnames: Nese, Niesen, Annese, Liese, Neese, Riepe, Wiese, Niess, Niemi

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Niese Family Origin

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Niese Family Occupations

What did your Niese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Niese's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Niese family was Common Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niese.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Common Laborer

    6%

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

Niese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Niese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niese 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 Niese. 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 Niese. For the veterans among your Niese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niese Life Expectancy

What is the average Niese lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Niese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Niese in 1945 was 64, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niese 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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