Bisso Family History

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Bisso Name Meaning

Italian: metonymic occupational name for a weaver or dealer in linen, from bisso ‘linen’ (from Latin byssus). Possibly an altered spelling of French Bissot.

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

Similar surnames: Bisson, Biss, Bosso, Basso, Jasso, Bess, Buss, Bitto, Mosso, Busse

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Bisso Family Origin

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Bisso Family Occupations

What did your Bisso ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Bisso.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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

Bisso Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bisso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bisso 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 Bisso. 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 331 military records available for the last name Bisso. For the veterans among your Bisso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bisso Life Expectancy

What is the average Bisso lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bisso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bisso in 1955 was 33, and 100 in 2004.

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