Rise Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English hris ‘brushwood’, or a habitational name from Rise in East Yorkshire, named with this word. Norwegian: habitational name from any of over twenty farmsteads named Rise, from Old Norse hrís ‘brushwood’. The name also occurs in Sweden and Denmark.

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


Similar surnames: Rose, Kise, Riis, Riss, Rike, Rase, Lile, Wise, Vise, Risse

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Rise Family Origin

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Rise Family Occupations

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  • Book Folder

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Manufacturer

    5%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    5%
  • Carter

    5%

In 1881, the most common Rise occupation in the UK was Book Folder. 5% of Rise's were Book Folders. A less common occupation for the Rise family was Carter. Book Folder, Boot & Shoe Manufacturer and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rise.

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Rise Historical Records

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Rise Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Rise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Rise in 1957 was 58, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rise

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