Last name: PEASE

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PEASE : This last name is indexed 82,408 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PEASE : 1: English: from Middle English pese pise (Old English peose pise) ‘pea’. The word was commonly used to denote something small or of little worth as in the phrase not worth a pese. It may have been used to nickname someone who habitually used the term or who was thought to merit it. It might alternatively have been a name for a pea-seller. Compare Bean.2: Americanized form of French Pié (see Pie) with the addition of excrescent -s a common feature of Americanized surnames.

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