Riese Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Ries 1.

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


Similar surnames: Ries, Biese, Rieser, Liese, Friese, Riege, Briese, Wiese, Rieke

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Riese Family Origin

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Riese Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riese. A less common occupation for the Riese family was Keeping House. The most common Riese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Riese's were Farmers.

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Riese Historical Records

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Riese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Riese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Riese in 1951 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riese

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