Wisse Family History

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Wisse Name Meaning

variant of Wiese. variant of Wiss.

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


Similar surnames: Wisser, Weisse, Wiss, Busse, Wiese, Risse, Kosse, Fiss, Weiss, Linse

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Wisse Family Origin

Where is the Wisse family from?

Wisse Family Occupations

What did your Wisse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wisse family was Dentist. The most common Wisse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wisse's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisse.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Dentist

    7%

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

Wisse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wisse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wisse 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 Wisse. 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 Wisse. For the veterans among your Wisse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wisse Life Expectancy

What is the average Wisse lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Wisse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wisse in 1946 was 26, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wisse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wisse 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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