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Hissom Family History

Hissom Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. Compare Hissam.

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

7,191 Historical Documents with Hissom on Ancestry
2,121 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
303 Military Records
17 Immigration Records
999 Census and Voter Lists
3,751 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hissom Families

  • Number of Hissom families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hissom families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hissom last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Hissom Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Hissom

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Hissom Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hissom census records

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Hissom Civil War Service Records

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