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Pleiss Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Pleissa, near Chemnitz.

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

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Pleiss Family Origin

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Pleiss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Saloon Keeper

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pleiss. The most common Pleiss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pleiss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pleiss family was Stone Mason.

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Pleiss Life Expectancy

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