Lossing Family History

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Lossing Name Meaning

German: habitational name, probably from Lossing in Bavaria.

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

Similar surnames: Mossing, Rossing, Leising, Hassing, Massing, Wissing, Blessing

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Lossing Family Origin

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Lossing Family Occupations

What did your Lossing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lossing family was Farm Laborer. The most common Lossing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lossing's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lossing.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Laborer


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

Lossing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lossing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lossing 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Lossing. 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 402 military records available for the last name Lossing. For the veterans among your Lossing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lossing Life Expectancy

What is the average Lossing lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lossing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lossing in 1963 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lossing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lossing 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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