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Liss Family History

Liss Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Lis.

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

47,195 Historical Documents with Liss on Ancestry
15,269 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,699 Military Records
4,138 Immigration Records
14,706 Census and Voter Lists
10,383 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Liss Families

  • Number of Liss families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Liss last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Liss census records

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Liss Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry. You can find out where the majority of the Liss families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Liss Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Liss families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

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Liss Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Liss census records

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Military Service by Liss

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