Wishaam Family History

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Wishaam Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Isham, Wisham, Isaac, Witham, Islam, Sham, Wishart, Winham, Higham

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Wishaam Family Origin

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Wishaam Family Occupations

What did your Wishaam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wishaam occupation in the USA was Manager Hoole Baggage Check Co.. 100% of Wishaam's were Manager Hoole Baggage Check Co.s.

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  • Manager Hoole Baggage Check Co.


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

Wishaam Historical Records

What Wishaam family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5 census records available for the last name Wishaam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishaam 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 Wishaam

Passenger List

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

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Wishaam Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishaam lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishaam 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishaam

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