Heese Name Meaning

North German and Westphalian: topographic name from Low German hees(e) ‘brush’, ‘scrub’, or a habitational name from places named with this word. Dutch: variant of Haas.

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


Similar surnames: Hees, Reese, Beese, Weese, Heise, Neese, Meese, Leese, Feese, Haese

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Heese Family Origin

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Heese Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Carriage Blacksmith

    13%
  • Coal Hopper

    13%

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In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Carriage Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heese. A less common occupation for the Heese family was Coal Hopper. The most common Heese occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Heese's were Laborers.

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Heese Historical Records

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Heese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Heese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Heese in 1958 was 52, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heese

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