Bissey Family History

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Bissey Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old English bysig ‘busy’.

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


Similar surnames: Biss, Hussey, Fossey, Bissell, Hessey, Bisset, Bussey, Bise, Busey

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Bissey Family Origin

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Bissey Family Occupations

What did your Bissey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bissey occupation in the UK was Roman Catholic Priest. 100% of Bissey's were Roman Catholic Priests.

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  • Roman Catholic Priest

    100%

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

Bissey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bissey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bissey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bissey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bissey. For the veterans among your Bissey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bissey Life Expectancy

What is the average Bissey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bissey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bissey in 1960 was 67, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bissey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bissey 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.

Famous Bissey Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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