Nessmith Family History

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Nessmith Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Naismith.

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

Similar surnames: Nesmith, Naismith, Nesbit, Hysmith, Nesbitt, Lesslie, Wassmuth

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Nessmith Family Origin

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Nessmith Family Occupations

What did your Nessmith ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Nessmith occupation in the UK was Hairdresser. 100% of Nessmith's were Hairdressers.

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  • Hairdresser


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Nessmith Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nessmith. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nessmith 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 131 immigration records available for the last name Nessmith. 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 306 military records available for the last name Nessmith. For the veterans among your Nessmith ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nessmith Life Expectancy

What is the average Nessmith lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Nessmith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nessmith in 1960 was 42, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nessmith

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nessmith 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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