Vissers Family History

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Vissers Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic form of Visser (see Fischer).

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

Similar surnames: Visser, Pieters, Eimers, Risser, Vickers, Wiegers, Esters, Wiggers

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Vissers Family Origin

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Vissers Family Occupations

What did your Vissers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vissers. The most common Vissers occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Vissers's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


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

Vissers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 934 census records available for the last name Vissers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vissers 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Vissers. 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 Vissers. For the veterans among your Vissers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vissers Life Expectancy

What is the average Vissers lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Vissers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Vissers in 1958 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vissers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vissers 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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