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Bizzell Name Meaning

English: variant of Bissell . See Bushell .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Buzzell, Bizzle, Bignell, Bushell, Bromell, Finnell, Borrell, Tisdell

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Where is the Bizzell family from?

You can see how Bizzell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bizzell family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bizzell families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 13 Bizzell families living in North Carolina. This was about 72% of all the recorded Bizzell's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Bizzell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bizzell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bizzell ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bizzell. 36% of Bizzell men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Bizzell women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bizzell were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Laborer
    23%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    16%
  • Seamstress
    16%
  • Housewife
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bizzell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bizzell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 309 immigration records available for the last name Bizzell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bizzell. For the veterans among your Bizzell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bizzell lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bizzell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bizzell in 1953 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

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