Wiese Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German wise ‘meadow’. habitational name for someone from any of various places called Wies, Wiese, Wiesa, or possibly also Wiesau.

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


Similar surnames: Wiesen, Wise, Weese, Wiehe, Wiesel, Liese, Wieser, Wege, Giese, Wire

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Wiese Family Origin

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Wiese Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiese family was Keeping House. The most common Wiese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wiese's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiese.

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Wiese Historical Records

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Wiese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Wiese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wiese in 1952 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiese

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