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Where is the Wissinger family from?
You can see how Wissinger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wissinger family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Wissinger families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Wissinger families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 67% of all the recorded Wissinger's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Wissinger families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wissinger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
What did your Wissinger ancestors do for a living?
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Wissinger. 22% of Wissinger men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Wissinger women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wissinger were Machinist and Stenographer. .