Piske Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): topographic name for someone living or farming on sandy soil, from Sorbian pesk ‘sand’.

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


Similar surnames: Pike, Pieske, Paske, Ciske, Riske, Meske, Zaske, Jeske, Limke, Pile

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Piske Family Origin

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Piske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Works On Railroad

    20%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Works On Railroad and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Piske. A less common occupation for the Piske family was Laborer. The most common Piske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Piske's were Farmers.

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Piske Historical Records

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Piske Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2003, Piske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Piske in 1943 was 34, and 74 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piske

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