Wixson Family History

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Wixson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wickson.

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

Similar surnames: Wixon, Dixson, Hixson, Mixson, Willson, Hixon, Rixon, Axson, Wion

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Wixson Family Origin

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Wixson Family Occupations

What did your Wixson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wixson. A less common occupation for the Wixson family was Farming. The most common Wixson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Wixson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Retired Farmer

  • Dressmaker

  • Farming


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

Wixson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Wixson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wixson 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 254 immigration records available for the last name Wixson. 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 Wixson. For the veterans among your Wixson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wixson Life Expectancy

What is the average Wixson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wixson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wixson in 1955 was 64, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wixson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wixson 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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