Wisham Family History

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Wisham Name Meaning

Variant of English Worsham.

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

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Wisham Family Origin

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Wisham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wisham family was Baker. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisham. The most common Wisham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wisham's were Farmers.

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Wisham Historical Records

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Wisham Life Expectancy

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