Weise Name Meaning

German: variant of Weis 1. Altered spelling of German Wiese.

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


Similar surnames: Weisz, Weiss, Weese, Wease, Meise, Weisse, Weiske, Weis, Reise, Geise

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Weise Family Origin

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Weise Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Servant

    13%

In 1881, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Weise. A less common occupation for the Weise family was Servant. The most common Weise occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Weise's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Weise | Data not to scale

Weise Historical Records

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Weise Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Weise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Weise in 1948 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weise

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