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Wisman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Wis(s)mann, a variant of Wischmann, itself a variant of Fischer.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Wisman Family Origin

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Wisman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisman. A less common occupation for the Wisman family was Farming. The most common Wisman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Wisman's were Farmers.

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