Sison Name Meaning

Filipino: from Tagalog sison ‘fourth grandson’. Spanish (Sisón): derogatory nickname from sisón ‘cheat’, ‘petty swindler’. Spanish (Sisón): alternatively perhaps a nickname from the homonym sisón meaning ‘sandpiper’. This is also found as a Sephardic Jewish surname.

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


Similar surnames: Simon, Emison, Miron, Sasson, Simeon, Rison, Picon, Lison, Pinson

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Sison Family Origin

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Sison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sison. The most common Sison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sison family was Keeping House.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Sison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Sison in 1944 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sison

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