When Lewis Luther Neese was born on 13 October 1887, in Poland, Cass Township, Clay, Indiana, United States, his father, Lewis Neese, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Ann Crouse, was 38. He married Goldie Edith Young on 6 April 1910. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Brazil, Brazil Township, Clay, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Washington Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 November 1963, at the age of 76, and was buried in Putnam, Indiana, United States.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois (see McNeese ).
North German: from a short form of the female personal name Agnes .
German: habitational name from Neese (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania).