Tissot Family History

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Tissot Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Tissier (see Tessier).

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


Similar surnames: Bisset, Sisson, Bisson, Tassin, Teston, Tison, Tissue, Bisso, Tesson

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Tissot Family Origin

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Tissot Family Occupations

What did your Tissot ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tissot occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Tissot's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Atty At Law and Catholic Priest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tissot. A less common occupation for the Tissot family was Confectioner.

View Census data for Tissot | Data not to scale

  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Atty At Law

    6%
  • Catholic Priest

    6%
  • Confectioner

    6%

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

Tissot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tissot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tissot 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tissot. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tissot. For the veterans among your Tissot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tissot Life Expectancy

What is the average Tissot lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Tissot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Tissot in 1947 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tissot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tissot 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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