Eis Name Meaning

from the Germanic personal name Iso. habitational name for someone from Eisa, the name of a former town in Hesse.

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

Similar surnames: Reis, Lis, Eid, Meis, Deis, Mis, Enis, Ris, Neis, Heit

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Eis Family Origin

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Eis Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eis family was Cigar Manufr.. Farmer, Carpenter and Catholic Priest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eis. The most common Eis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Eis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Catholic Priest

  • Cigar Manufr.


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Eis Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Eis Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Eis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Eis in 1963 was 80, and 76 in 2004.

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