Wisor Name Meaning

Polish: from Polish dialect wisor, variant of wisior ‘pendant’, or from wiszor ‘stamp’.

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


Similar surnames: Winsor, Wiser, Weiser, Winer, Wisner, Wiler, Tysor, Wisse, Dison

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Wisor Family Origin

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Wisor Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • At Cemetry

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, the most common Wisor occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Wisor's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Wisor family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and At Cemetry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisor.

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Wisor Historical Records

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Wisor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Wisor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Wisor in 1944 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wisor

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