Kissam Family History

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Kissam Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Irish Kissane.

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

Similar surnames: Kissane, Wassom, Sessum, Kissel, Killam, Kissack, Kissee, Issac, Issa

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Kissam Family Origin

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Kissam Family Occupations

What did your Kissam ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kissam occupation in the UK was Machine Engineer. 100% of Kissam's were Machine Engineers.

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  • Machine Engineer


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Kissam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kissam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kissam 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 646 immigration records available for the last name Kissam. 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 518 military records available for the last name Kissam. For the veterans among your Kissam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kissam Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kissam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kissam in 1952 was 61, and 91 in 2004.

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