Zieske Family History

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Zieske Name Meaning

Eastern German: from Czech, Sorbian cižik ‘siskin’; either a nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird in some way, or a metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher.

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


Similar surnames: Meske, Lieske, Pieske, Leske, Beske, Piske, Noeske, Liese, Fiske

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Zieske Family Origin

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Zieske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Harness Maker

    20%
  • Retired Farmer

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zieske family was Retired Farmer. The most common Zieske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Zieske's were Farmers. Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zieske.

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Zieske Historical Records

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Zieske Life Expectancy

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