Liess Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Lies.

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


Similar surnames: Liese, Miers, Less, Wiess, Kiess, Lints, Lien, Liss, Niess, Lees

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Liess Family Origin

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Liess Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    25%
  • Cabinetmaker

    8%
  • Cigar Store

    8%
  • Coppersmith

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Liess occupation in the USA was Tailor. 25% of Liess's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Liess family was Coppersmith. Tailor, Cabinetmaker and Cigar Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liess.

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Liess Historical Records

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Liess Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Liess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Liess in 1958 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liess

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