Wishhart Family History

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Wishhart 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: Wishart, Wisehart, Richhart, Ishihara, Kiphart, Bosshart, Shuart

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Wishhart Family Origin

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Wishhart Family Occupations

What did your Wishhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Stonecutter and Telegraph Repairs were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wishhart. The most common Wishhart occupation in the USA was Stonecutter. 50% of Wishhart's were Stonecutters.

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  • Stonecutter

  • Telegraph Repairs


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

Wishhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 114 census records available for the last name Wishhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishhart 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Wishhart. 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 4 military records available for the last name Wishhart. For the veterans among your Wishhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishhart lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishhart 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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