Wishmyer Family History

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Wishmyer 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, Disher, Tishler, Wismer, Dishner, Wischmeyer, Wishner

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Wishmyer Family Origin

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Wishmyer Family Occupations

What did your Wishmyer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Wishmyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 109 census records available for the last name Wishmyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishmyer 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Wishmyer. 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 23 military records available for the last name Wishmyer. For the veterans among your Wishmyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishmyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishmyer lifespan?

Average Wishmyer life expectancy in 1981 was 63 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishmyer 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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