Hisaw Family History

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Hisaw Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Similar surnames: Hissam, Hiday, Kiah, Haw, Pisa, Tiso, Hiner, Dishaw, Hiser, Husar

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Hisaw Family Origin

Where is the Hisaw family from?

Hisaw Family Occupations

What did your Hisaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hisaw occupation in the USA was Farming. 38% of Hisaw's were Farmings. Farming, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hisaw. A less common occupation for the Hisaw family was Laborer.

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  • Farming

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Hisaw Historical Records

What Hisaw family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hisaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hisaw census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 43 immigration records available for the last name Hisaw. 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 Card

There are 426 military records available for the last name Hisaw. For the veterans among your Hisaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hisaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Hisaw lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Hisaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Hisaw in 1965 was 85, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hisaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hisaw ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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