Niese Family History

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Niese Name Meaning

variant of Nies. habitational name from a place so named near Detmold.

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

Similar surnames: Nese, Niesen, Annese, Liese, Neese, Riepe, Wiese, Niess, Niemi

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Niese Family Origin

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Niese Family Occupations

What did your Niese ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer (roads) Heavy Sworker was the top reported job for people in the UK named Niese.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer (roads) Heavy Sworker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Niese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Niese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 610 immigration records available for the last name Niese. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Niese. For the veterans among your Niese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niese Life Expectancy

What is the average Niese lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Niese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Niese in 1945 was 64, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niese ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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