Shissler Family History

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Shissler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Schissler.

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


Similar surnames: Shisler, Hisler, Shidler, Shiffler, Shiller, Shideler, Shindler

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Shissler Family Origin

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Shissler Family Occupations

What did your Shissler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shissler. 9% of Shissler men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Shissler women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shissler were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    9%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    12%
  • Saleslady
    9%
  • Seamstress
    9%
  • Stenographer
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Shissler Historical Records

What Shissler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shissler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shissler 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 127 immigration records available for the last name Shissler. 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 333 military records available for the last name Shissler. For the veterans among your Shissler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shissler Life Expectancy

What is the average Shissler lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Shissler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shissler in 1962 was 79, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shissler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shissler 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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