Wishhausen Family History

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Wishhausen 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: Hochhauser, Nordhausen, Wilshusen, Holzhausen, Muehlhausen, Hausen

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Wishhausen Family Origin

Where is the Wishhausen family from?

Wishhausen Family Occupations

What did your Wishhausen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wishhausen occupation in the USA was Keeps Lager Beer Saloon. 100% of Wishhausen's were Keeps Lager Beer Saloons.

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  • Keeps Lager Beer Saloon


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

Wishhausen Historical Records

What Wishhausen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2 census records available for the last name Wishhausen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishhausen 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 Wishhausen

Passenger List

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

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Wishhausen Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishhausen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishhausen 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 Wishhausen

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