Dissinger Family History

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Dissinger Name Meaning

German: possibly a derivative of Diesing, a variant of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew), or alternatively an altered form of Di(e)zinger, a habitational name for someone from Ditzingen in Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Disinger, Wissinger, Dieringer, Hessinger, Messinger, Possinger

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Dissinger Family Origin

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Dissinger Family Occupations

What did your Dissinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dissinger. 11% of Dissinger men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Dissinger women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dissinger were Teacher and Stitcher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Knitter
  • Teacher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Knitter
  • Stitcher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dissinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dissinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dissinger 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Dissinger. 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 Dissinger. For the veterans among your Dissinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dissinger Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Dissinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dissinger in 1949 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dissinger 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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