Nisbet Family History

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Nisbet Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Nesbitt.

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

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Nisbet Family Origin

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Nisbet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nisbet family was Keeping House. The most common Nisbet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Nisbet's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nisbet.

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Nisbet Historical Records

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Nisbet Life Expectancy

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