Wissing Family History

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Wissing Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Wissingen near Osnabrück or Wissing in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Wissinger, Willing, Wissink, Witting, Massing, Bisping, Lossing

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Wissing Family Origin

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Wissing Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Painter

    9%
  • Butcher

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wissing. A less common occupation for the Wissing family was Butcher. The most common Wissing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Wissing's were Farmers.

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Wissing Historical Records

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Wissing Life Expectancy

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