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Bissett Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from a diminutive of Biss. French: variant of Bisset.

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


Similar surnames: Bisset, Bassett, Bissette, Bessett, Brissett, Fossett, Bissell

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Bissett Family Origin

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Bissett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • School

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Sailor

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bissett family was Sailor. The most common Bissett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 19% of Bissett's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bissett.

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Bissett Historical Records

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Bissett Life Expectancy

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