Fiscus Family History

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Fiscus Name Meaning

German: from Latin fiscus ‘basket’, a humanistic Latinization of the German name Korb. This is a metonymic occupational name for a basketmaker or a peddler, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a basket.

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

Similar surnames: Fisch, Fisher, Biss, Fish, Fister, Frisch, Viscusi, Moncus, Fusco

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Fiscus Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Fiscus name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Fiscus. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Fiscus Family Origin

Where is the Fiscus family from?

Fiscus Family Occupations

What did your Fiscus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fiscus family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fiscus. The most common Fiscus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Fiscus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm

  • Carpenter


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

Fiscus Historical Records

What Fiscus family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Fiscus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fiscus 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 260 immigration records available for the last name Fiscus. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Fiscus. For the veterans among your Fiscus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fiscus Life Expectancy

What is the average Fiscus lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Fiscus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fiscus in 1942 was 31, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fiscus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fiscus 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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