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Bissen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from either of the places so named, one near Oldenburg, another in Rhineland. Danish: altered form of the German surname Bisping.

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


Similar surnames: Bossen, Jessen, Nissen, Hessen, Nessen, Bingen, Rossen, Wissel, Bisel

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Bissen Family Origin

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Bissen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Silver Plater

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bissen family was Silver Plater. The most common Bissen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bissen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bissen.

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Bissen Historical Records

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Bissen Life Expectancy

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