Wishor Family History

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Wishor 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, Bishop, Risher, Shor, Disher, Mishoe, Piskor, Wisor, Kisor

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Wishor Family Origin

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Wishor Family Occupations

What did your Wishor ancestors do for a living?

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

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Wishor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Wishor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishor 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Wishor. 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 military records available for the last name Wishor. For the veterans among your Wishor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishor Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishor lifespan?

Between 1976 and 1989, in the United States, Wishor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Wishor in 1976 was 81, and 96 in 1989.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishor 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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