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Dishaw Family Origin

Where is the Dishaw family from?

Dishaw Family Occupations

What did your Dishaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dishaw occupation in Canada was Day Labourer. 17% of Dishaw's were Day Labourers. Day Labourer, Farmer and Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dishaw. A less common occupation for the Dishaw family was Servant.

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  • Day Labourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Moulder

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dishaw ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dishaw Historical Records

What Dishaw family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Dishaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Dishaw lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dishaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Dishaw in 1956 was 65, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dishaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dishaw 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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