Wishnoff Family History

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Wishnoff 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: Bishoff, Shroff, Bischoff, Niehoff, Imhoff, Emshoff, Ivanoff, Shoff

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Wishnoff Family Origin

Where is the Wishnoff family from?

Wishnoff Family Occupations

What did your Wishnoff ancestors do for a living?

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

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Wishnoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 330 census records available for the last name Wishnoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishnoff 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 154 immigration records available for the last name Wishnoff. 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 133 military records available for the last name Wishnoff. For the veterans among your Wishnoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishnoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishnoff lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Wishnoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wishnoff in 1964 was 77, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishnoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishnoff 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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