Yee Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Yu 2. Chinese : variant of Yu 4. Chinese : variant of Yi 2. Korean: variant of Yi 1. Filipino: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lee, Yue, Ree, Ye, Che, Jee, Wee, Yen, Yep, Kee

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Yee Family Origin

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Yee Family Occupations

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  • Cook

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Laundry

    7%
  • Pawnbroker

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yee family was Pawnbroker. Cook, Laborer and Laundry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yee. The most common Yee occupation in the USA was Cook. 12% of Yee's were Cooks.

Source: Census data for Yee | Data not to scale

Yee Historical Records

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Yee Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Yee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Yee in 1943 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yee

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