Sisk Name Meaning

Irish: of uncertain origin, found in County Cork since the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Mick, Zink, Silk, Bick, Sock, Scism, Biss, Spisak, Siska, Risk

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Sisk Family Origin

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Sisk Family Occupations

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  • Chief Officer Coastguard

    20%
  • Labourer In Teleg Ware Works

    20%
  • Mariner

    20%
  • Mate On Steam Boat (MS)

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sisk family was Mate On Steam Boat (MS). Chief Officer Coastguard, Labourer In Teleg Ware Works and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sisk. The most common Sisk occupation in the UK was Chief Officer Coastguard. 20% of Sisk's were Chief Officer Coastguards.

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Sisk Historical Records

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Sisk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Sisk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Sisk in 1940 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sisk

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