Sis Name Meaning

Czech: nickname from an altered form of the German adjective süss ‘sweet’, ‘sweet-natured’ (see Suess).

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


Similar surnames: Sik, Lis, Six, Suss, Ris, Mis, Sas, Siess, Leis, Ries

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Sis Family Origin

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Sis Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Sis occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Sis's were Cabinet Makers.

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Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Sis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sis in 1967 was 47, and 79 in 2003.

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