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Wissner Family Origin

Where is the Wissner family from?

Wissner Family Occupations

What did your Wissner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker, Boot & Shoe Maker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wissner. The most common Wissner occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 15% of Wissner's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Wissner family was Fancy Store.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    15%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Fancy Store

    8%

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

Wissner Historical Records

What Wissner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wissner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wissner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wissner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wissner. 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 Wissner. For the veterans among your Wissner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wissner Life Expectancy

What is the average Wissner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wissner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Wissner in 1962 was 71, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wissner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wissner 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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