Leise Name Meaning

Dutch: from a female personal name such as Lijse, Alice, or Aleidis. German: nickname for a soft-spoken, quiet person, from Middle High German lise ‘quiet’.

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


Similar surnames: Leis, Leiser, Reise, Leiss, Meise, Leite, Leisen, Leist, Zeise, Heise

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Leise Family Origin

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Leise Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Engineer

    12%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Black Smith

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leise family was Black Smith. Farmer, Engineer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leise. The most common Leise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Leise's were Farmers.

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Leise Historical Records

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Leise Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Leise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Leise in 1956 was 32, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leise

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