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Xie Name Meaning

Chinese : from an area called Xie, in present-day Henan province. Xuan Wang, the penultimate king (827–781 bc) of the Western Zhou dynasty, granted this area to one of his brothers-in-law, and the latter’s descendants adopted the place name Xie as their surname. Chinese : from the name of Xie City, which existed in present-day Henan province during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc).

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


Similar surnames: Xue, Xin, Nie, Xia, Qi, Ye, Xi, Che, Lile, Lie

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You can see how Xie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Xie family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Xie family living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Xie's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Xie families in 1920.
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Census Records

There are 91 census records available for the last name Xie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Xie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 81 immigration records available for the last name Xie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 2 military records available for the last name Xie. For the veterans among your Xie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Xie lifespan?

Between 1986 and 2004, in the United States, Xie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Xie in 1986 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

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