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Hisey Family History

Hisey Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized form of German Heise.

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

42,116 Historical Documents with Hisey on Ancestry.com
8,877 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,231 Military Records
244 Immigration Records
7,078 Census and Voter Lists
24,686 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hisey Families

  • Number of Hisey families
     31 - 59
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hisey families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hisey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hisey census records

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Hisey Family Origin

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Hisey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hisey

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Hisey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hisey census records

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Hisey Civil War Service Records

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