Shisler Family History

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Shisler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Schissler.

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


Similar surnames: Shissler, Hisler, Shiller, Shidler, Risler, Whisler, Shindler

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Shisler Family Origin

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Shisler Family Occupations

What did your Shisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shisler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Shisler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shisler family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shisler.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Gardner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Shisler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Shisler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Shisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shisler in 1952 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shisler 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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