Erisman Family History

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Erisman Name Meaning

Swiss German (Erismann): variant of Ehresmann.

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

Similar surnames: Crisman, Eisman, Frishman, Crissman, Brosman, Mersman, Brigman

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Erisman Family Origin

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Erisman Family Occupations

What did your Erisman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erisman family was Laborer. The most common Erisman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Erisman's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erisman.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Erisman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Erisman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erisman 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 405 immigration records available for the last name Erisman. 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 959 military records available for the last name Erisman. For the veterans among your Erisman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erisman Life Expectancy

What is the average Erisman lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Erisman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Erisman in 1941 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erisman 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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