Voisin Family History

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Voisin Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: from Old French voisin ‘neighbor’ (Anglo-Norman French veisin) . The application is uncertain; it may be a nickname for a ‘good neighbor’, or for someone who used this word as a frequent term of address, or it may be a topographic name for someone who lived on a neighboring property.

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

Similar surnames: Cousin, Faison, Bois, Molin, Boivin, Moisan, Tassin, Goffin, Voisine

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Voisin Family Origin

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Voisin Family Occupations

What did your Voisin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bath Stone Grocery Concreting Ganger Heavy Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Voisin. 17% of Voisin men worked as a Bath Stone Grocery Concreting Ganger Heavy Work and 45% of Voisin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Voisin were School Master and Missionary Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bath Stone Grocery Concreting Ganger Heavy Work
  • Butcher Shopmanager
  • Chef
  • School Master

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Missionary Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Voisin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Voisin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voisin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Voisin. 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 431 military records available for the last name Voisin. For the veterans among your Voisin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voisin Life Expectancy

What is the average Voisin lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Voisin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Voisin in 1951 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voisin

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