Missey Family History

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Missey Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Mussey.

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


Similar surnames: Massey, Mussey, Tussey, Cossey, Masley, Massee, Dossey, Mossey

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Missey Family Origin

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Missey Family Occupations

What did your Missey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Chops Cord Wood and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Missey. A less common occupation for the Missey family was Engineer. The most common Missey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Missey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Chops Cord Wood

    17%
  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Engineer

    17%

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

Missey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Missey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Missey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Missey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Missey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Missey. For the veterans among your Missey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Missey Life Expectancy

What is the average Missey lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Missey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Missey in 1958 was 31, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Missey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Missey 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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