Pisani Family History

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Pisani Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Pisano.

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

Similar surnames: Pisoni, Pisano, Siani, Ciani, Viani, Sani, Pagani, Pasini, Vicari

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Pisani Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pisani name?

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

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Pisani Family Origin

Where is the Pisani family from?

Pisani Family Occupations

What did your Pisani ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pisani family was Shoemaker. The most common Pisani occupation in the USA was Fisherman. 50% of Pisani's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Confectioner and Retail Fruit Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pisani.

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  • Fisherman

  • Confectioner

  • Retail Fruit Dealer

  • Shoemaker


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

Pisani Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Pisani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pisani 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Pisani. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pisani. For the veterans among your Pisani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pisani Life Expectancy

What is the average Pisani lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Pisani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pisani in 1944 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pisani

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pisani 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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