Wyse Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Wise.

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


Similar surnames: Wyre, Wyne, Wyle, Wyer, Wyke, Whyte, Wise, Nyce, Royse, Tyre

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Wyse Family Origin

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Wyse Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Gardener

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wyse family was Gardener. Coal Miner, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wyse. The most common Wyse occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Wyse's were Coal Miners.

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Wyse Historical Records

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Wyse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Wyse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Wyse in 1945 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wyse

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