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Wissig Family History

Wissig Name Meaning

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

3,187 Historical Documents with Wissig on Ancestry.com
1,665 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
69 Military Records
194 Immigration Records
535 Census and Voter Lists
724 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wissig Families

  • Number of Wissig families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wissig last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wissig last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wissig census records

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Wissig Family Origin

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Wissig Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Wissig families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Wissig

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Wissig Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wissig census records

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Wissig Civil War Service Records

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