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Wisor Name Meaning

Polish: from Polish dialect wisor, variant of wisior ‘pendant’, or from wiszor ‘stamp’.

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


Similar surnames: Winsor, Wiser, Weiser, Winer, Wisner, Wiler, Tysor, Wisse, Dison

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Wisor Family Origin

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Wisor Family Occupations

What did your Wisor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wisor occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Wisor's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Wisor family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and At Cemetry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisor.

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • At Cemetry

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Wisor Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wisor Life Expectancy

What is the average Wisor lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wisor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Wisor in 1944 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wisor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wisor 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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