Wissman Family History

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Wissman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Wissmann.

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

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Wissman Family Origin

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Wissman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wissman. A less common occupation for the Wissman family was Baker. The most common Wissman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Wissman's were Farmers.

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Wissman Historical Records

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Wissman Life Expectancy

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