Siess Name Meaning

from the Germanic personal name Sigizo, formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element. nickname from Middle High German süeze ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘agreeable’.

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


Similar surnames: Suess, Ress, Biss, Riess, Siek, Sien, Fies, Stoss, Wiese, Dress

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Siess Family Origin

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Siess Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    10%
  • Black Smith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Siess family was Carpenter. The most common Siess occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Siess's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Siess.

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Siess Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Siess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Siess in 1944 was 31, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siess

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