Bisso Name Meaning

Italian: metonymic occupational name for a weaver or dealer in linen, from bisso ‘linen’ (from Latin byssus). Possibly an altered spelling of French Bissot.

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


Similar surnames: Bisson, Biss, Bosso, Basso, Jasso, Bess, Buss, Bitto, Mosso, Busse

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Bisso Family Origin

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Bisso Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Huckster

    25%

In 1880, the most common Bisso occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Bisso's were Laborers. Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bisso. A less common occupation for the Bisso family was Huckster.

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Bisso Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Bisso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bisso in 1955 was 33, and 100 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bisso

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