Giesy Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Giese or of Swiss German Giesel. Compare Giesey.

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


Similar surnames: Giesey, Gies, Geesey, Gieck, Biery, Gresh, Giedd, Dies, Gisi, Geese

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Giesy Family Origin

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Giesy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Clergyman

    8%
  • Keeps House

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clergyman and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giesy. The most common Giesy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Giesy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Giesy family was Labourer.

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Giesy Historical Records

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Giesy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Giesy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Giesy in 1964 was 73, and 99 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giesy

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