Wishsel Family History

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Wishsel 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: Fishel, Bichsel, Rishel, Gissel, Missel, Kissel, Fissel, Wissel

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Wishsel Family Origin

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Wishsel Family Occupations

What did your Wishsel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wishsel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Wishsel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Wishsel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3 census records available for the last name Wishsel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishsel 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Wishsel. 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 Wishsel. For the veterans among your Wishsel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishsel Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishsel lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishsel 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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