Bissett Family History

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Bissett Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from a diminutive of Biss. French: variant of Bisset.

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


Similar surnames: Bisset, Bassett, Bissette, Bessett, Brissett, Fossett, Bissell

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Bissett Family Origin

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Bissett Family Occupations

What did your Bissett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bissett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bissett's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bissett. A less common occupation for the Bissett family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bissett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bissett Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bissett ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Bissett Life Expectancy

What is the average Bissett lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Bissett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bissett in 1953 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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Famous Bissett Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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