Wisherman Family History

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Wisherman 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: Sherman, Ausherman, Iserman, Eiserman, Wasserman, Herman, Kinderman

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Wisherman Family Origin

Where is the Wisherman family from?

Wisherman Family Occupations

What did your Wisherman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wisherman occupation in the USA was Hotel Porter. 100% of Wisherman's were Hotel Porters.

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  • Hotel Porter


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

Wisherman Historical Records

What Wisherman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Wisherman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wisherman 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Wisherman. 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 3 military records available for the last name Wisherman. For the veterans among your Wisherman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wisherman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wisherman lifespan?

Between 1976 and 1986, in the United States, Wisherman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wisherman in 1976 was 80, and 94 in 1986.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wisherman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wisherman 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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