Sisterson Family History

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Sisterson Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Masterson, Kesterson, Winterton, Peterson, Stenson, Patterson

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Sisterson Family Origin

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Sisterson Family Occupations

What did your Sisterson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Blacksmith and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sisterson. The most common Sisterson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Sisterson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sisterson family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Joiner

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

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

Sisterson Historical Records

What Sisterson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sisterson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sisterson 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 350 immigration records available for the last name Sisterson. 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 184 military records available for the last name Sisterson. For the veterans among your Sisterson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sisterson Life Expectancy

What is the average Sisterson lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1999, in the United States, Sisterson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Sisterson in 1972 was 83, and 91 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sisterson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sisterson 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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