Niswander Family History

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Niswander Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Neuschwander (see Neuenschwander) or of the Dutch cognate Nijswander.

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


Similar surnames: Niswonger, Neiswander, Swander, Newswanger, Nighswander, Neiswender

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Niswander Family Origin

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Niswander Family Occupations

What did your Niswander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niswander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Niswander's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niswander. A less common occupation for the Niswander family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Niswander Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Niswander ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Niswander Life Expectancy

What is the average Niswander lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, Niswander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Niswander in 1948 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niswander 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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