Bisel Family History

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Bisel Name Meaning

South German: of uncertain origin, possibly a habitational name from a place so named in Alsace.

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


Similar surnames: Biel, Biser, Basel, Wissel, Meisel, Buser, Biss, Riser, Bixel, Kissel

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Bisel Family Origin

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Bisel Family Occupations

What did your Bisel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bisel. The most common Bisel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Bisel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bisel family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Plasterer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Bisel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bisel Life Expectancy

What is the average Bisel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bisel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bisel in 1962 was 56, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bisel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bisel 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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