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Biese Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Bies ‘reed’.

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


Similar surnames: Beese, Bies, Liese, Biere, Riese, Baese, Bieser, Beene, Beye, Friese

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Biese Family Origin

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Biese Family Occupations

What did your Biese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Biese occupation in the USA was Proprieter Of Saw Mill. 100% of Biese's were Proprieter Of Saw Mills.

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  • Proprieter Of Saw Mill

    100%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Biese ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Biese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Biese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Biese. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Biese. For the veterans among your Biese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biese Life Expectancy

What is the average Biese lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Biese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Biese in 1966 was 87, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biese ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Biese Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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