Fissel Family History

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Fissel Name Meaning

German: nickname for a womanizer or a slut, from Middle High German visel ‘penis’.

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


Similar surnames: Fessel, Ressel, Distel, Fieser, Fassel, Kessel, Kiesel, Bissen

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Fissel Family Origin

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Fissel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fissel. A less common occupation for the Fissel family was Farming. The most common Fissel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Fissel's were Farmers.

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Fissel Historical Records

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Fissel Life Expectancy

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