Whisnant Family History

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Whisnant Name Meaning

Variant of Whisenant.

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

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Whisnant Family Origin

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Whisnant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Labor

    3%

In 1880, the most common Whisnant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Whisnant's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whisnant. A less common occupation for the Whisnant family was Farm Labor.

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Whisnant Historical Records

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Whisnant Life Expectancy

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