Wishes Family History

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Wishes 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: Fisher, Risher, Fishel, Disher, Ishee, Rishel, Bisher, Kishel, Isles

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Wishes Family Origin

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Wishes Family Occupations

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

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Wishes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44 census records available for the last name Wishes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishes 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Wishes. 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 78 military records available for the last name Wishes. For the veterans among your Wishes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishes Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishes lifespan?

Between 1973 and 1985, in the United States, Wishes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Wishes in 1973 was 92, and 69 in 1985.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishes 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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