Nisly Family History

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Nisly Name Meaning

Of German origin: see Nissley.

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

Similar surnames: Nisley, Nicely, Tilly, Hisey, Niday, Niss, Isley, Nish, Dilly, Gilly

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Nisly Family Origin

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Nisly Family Occupations

What did your Nisly ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Nisly. 73% of Nisly men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer

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

Nisly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 832 census records available for the last name Nisly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nisly 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Nisly. 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 25 military records available for the last name Nisly. For the veterans among your Nisly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nisly Life Expectancy

What is the average Nisly lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Nisly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nisly in 1969 was 41, and 62 in 2004.

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