Reiswig Family History

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Reiswig Name Meaning

German: probably from a Germanic personal name composed of an unexplained element, Ris or Reis, + wig, wic ‘battle’, ‘conflict’.

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


Similar surnames: Reissig, Reiss, Gerwig, Reising, Reinig, Helwig, Nentwig, Leidig

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Reiswig Family Origin

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Reiswig Family Occupations

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Reiswig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reiswig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reiswig 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reiswig. 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 Reiswig. For the veterans among your Reiswig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reiswig Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Reiswig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Reiswig in 1952 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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