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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

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13,230 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,620 Military Records
4,084 Immigration Records
14,511 Census and Voter Lists
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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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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.

Emigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Liss Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Liss census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Liss ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Liss

Did the Lisses fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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