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Sissom Family Origin

Where is the Sissom family from?

Sissom Family Occupations

What did your Sissom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sissom. A less common occupation for the Sissom family was Miner. The most common Sissom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sissom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Miner


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

Sissom Historical Records

What Sissom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sissom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sissom 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 54 immigration records available for the last name Sissom. 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 453 military records available for the last name Sissom. For the veterans among your Sissom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sissom Life Expectancy

What is the average Sissom lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sissom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sissom in 1959 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sissom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sissom 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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