Bissett Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Bissett Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from a diminutive of Biss. French: variant of Bisset.

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


Similar surnames: Bisset, Bassett, Bissette, Bessett, Brissett, Fossett, Bissell

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bissett Family Origin

Where is the Bissett family from?

SHOW MORE

Bissett Family Occupations

What did your Bissett ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Mason

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bissett occupation in the UK was Mason. 4% of Bissett's were Masons. Mason, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bissett. A less common occupation for the Bissett family was Coal Miner.

Source: Census data for Bissett | Data not to scale

Bissett Historical Records

What Bissett family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bissett ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bissett

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bissett Life Expectancy

What is the average Bissett lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bissett 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Bissett Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name