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Bissey Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old English bysig ‘busy’.

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


Similar surnames: Biss, Hussey, Fossey, Bissell, Hessey, Bisset, Bussey, Bise, Busey

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Bissey Family Origin

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Bissey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

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Bissey Historical Records

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Bissey Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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