Mees Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Bartholomeus (see Bartholomew 1). variant of Maas or Meese 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mies, Dees, Meese, Meis, Mewes, Rees, Kees, Meer, Hees, Lees

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Mees Family Origin

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Mees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Barber

    3%

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

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Mees Historical Records

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Mees Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Mees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mees in 1959 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mees

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