Nisly Family History

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Nisly Name Meaning

Of German origin: see Nissley.

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


Similar surnames: Nisley, Nicely, Tilly, Hisey, Niday, Niss, Isley, Nish, Dilly, Gilly

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Nisly Family Origin

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Nisly Family Occupations

What did your Nisly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nisly occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Nisly's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Nisly family was Farmer. Blacksmith, Cabnet Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nisly.

View Census data for Nisly | Data not to scale

  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Cabnet Maker

    20%
  • Clerk In Store

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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

Nisly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nisly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nisly 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nisly. 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 Nisly. For the veterans among your Nisly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nisly Life Expectancy

What is the average Nisly lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Nisly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nisly in 1969 was 41, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nisly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nisly 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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