Nisson Family History

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Nisson Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Nissen.

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


Similar surnames: Nissen, Cisson, Nissan, Hasson, Sisson, Simson, Jipson, Poisson

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Nisson Family Origin

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Nisson Family Occupations

What did your Nisson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nisson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Nisson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nisson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Dairyman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nisson.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Dairyman

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Nisson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nisson Life Expectancy

What is the average Nisson lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Nisson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nisson in 1963 was 85, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nisson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nisson 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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