When John F. Sise was born on 2 November 1872, in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, John Sise, was 42 and his mother, Lucy Maria March, was 39. He died on 24 July 1873, at the age of 0.
English: from Sis(s)e, a pet form of the Middle English female personal name Cicely, Sisely. See Sisley and compare Sisson .
English and Cornish: variant of Sye , with post-medieval excrescent -s.
West African (mainly Gambia): variant of Cissé (see Cisse 1).