Wishterne Family History

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Wishterne 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: Fishburne, Sterne, Fisher, Risher, Richter, Dichter, Lichter, Lister

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Wishterne Family Origin

Where is the Wishterne family from?

Wishterne Family Occupations

What did your Wishterne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wishterne occupation in the USA was Painter. 100% of Wishterne's were Painters.

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  • Painter

    100%

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

Wishterne Historical Records

What Wishterne family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5 census records available for the last name Wishterne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishterne 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wishterne. 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 Wishterne. For the veterans among your Wishterne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishterne Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishterne lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishterne 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishterne

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