Blissett Family History

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Blissett Name Meaning

English: nickname for a fortunate person, from Middle English (i)blescede, blissed ‘blessed’ (from Old English bletsian ‘to bless’). The word also appears to have been in use in the Middle Ages as a female personal name, and some cases of the surname may be derived from this.

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


Similar surnames: Baskett, Bliss, Bassett, Bessent, Bissell, Blewett, Blackett, Birkett

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Blissett Family Origin

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Blissett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Flour & Feed Store

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blissett family was Farm Labourer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Flour & Feed Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blissett. The most common Blissett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Blissett's were Farmers.

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Blissett Historical Records

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Blissett Life Expectancy

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