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Whisnant Family Origin

Where is the Whisnant family from?

Whisnant Family Occupations

What did your Whisnant ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Labor

    3%

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

Whisnant Historical Records

What Whisnant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whisnant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whisnant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Whisnant

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Whisnant. 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 Whisnant. For the veterans among your Whisnant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whisnant Life Expectancy

What is the average Whisnant lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Whisnant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Whisnant in 1944 was 29, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whisnant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whisnant 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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