Dussinger Family History

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Dussinger Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dissinger, Bussinger, Messinger, Possinger, Kissinger, Hassinger

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Dussinger Family Origin

Where is the Dussinger family from?

Dussinger Family Occupations

What did your Dussinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dussinger occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Dussinger's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Dussinger family was Butcher. Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dussinger.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher


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

Dussinger Historical Records

What Dussinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 776 census records available for the last name Dussinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dussinger 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Dussinger. 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 160 military records available for the last name Dussinger. For the veterans among your Dussinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dussinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Dussinger lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Dussinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dussinger in 1965 was 69, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dussinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dussinger 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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