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Sisson Name Meaning

metronymic from the medieval female personal name Siss, Ciss, short for Sisley, Cecilie (see Sisley), or possibly from a pet form of Sisley (with the old French diminutive suffix -on). variant of Sessions.

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

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Sisson Family Origin

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Sisson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sisson. A less common occupation for the Sisson family was Farming. The most common Sisson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Sisson's were Farmers.

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Sisson Life Expectancy

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