Wishmann Family History

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Wishmann 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: Wissmann, Dishman, Wichmann, Viehmann, Tishman, Lishman, Eichmann

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Wishmann Family Origin

Where is the Wishmann family from?

Wishmann Family Occupations

What did your Wishmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Peddlar were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wishmann. The most common Wishmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wishmann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Peddlar


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

Wishmann Historical Records

What Wishmann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 199 census records available for the last name Wishmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishmann 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 44 immigration records available for the last name Wishmann. 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 10 military records available for the last name Wishmann. For the veterans among your Wishmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishmann lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1982, in the United States, Wishmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Wishmann in 1974 was 75, and 54 in 1982.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishmann 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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