Tishman Family History

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Tishman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a joiner, from German Tisch ‘table’ + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Dishman, Fischman, Tashman, Lisman, Tuchman, Fishman, Richman, Titman

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Tishman Family Origin

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Tishman Family Occupations

What did your Tishman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tishman family was Tailor. The most common Tishman occupation in the USA was Gent'S Furnish Goods. 33% of Tishman's were Gent'S Furnish Goodss. Gent'S Furnish Goods and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tishman.

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  • Gent'S Furnish Goods

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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

Tishman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tishman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tishman 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 778 immigration records available for the last name Tishman. 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 205 military records available for the last name Tishman. For the veterans among your Tishman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tishman Life Expectancy

What is the average Tishman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Tishman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tishman in 1953 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tishman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tishman 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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