Bice Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Beiss(e), a variant of Beitz 2. English: perhaps a variant of Biss. Compare Beese, Bise, Buys, Byce. Hungarian: nickname for someone with a limp or a peculiar gait, from bice ‘limp’.

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


Similar surnames: Bise, Byce, Dice, Bick, Nice, Rice, Tice, Biss, Ice, Boice

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Bice Family Origin

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Bice Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Student

    18%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Engineer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bice family was Engineer. The most common Bice occupation in Canada was Farmer. 41% of Bice's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bice.

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Bice Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Bice life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1950. The average life expectancy for Bice in 1943 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bice

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