Frissell Family History

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Frissell Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Frizzell.

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

Similar surnames: Frizell, Criswell, Friddell, Crissey, Rishell, Fussell, Trussell

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Frissell Family Origin

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Frissell Family Occupations

What did your Frissell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bread Peddler and Butter Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frissell. A less common occupation for the Frissell family was Coat Maker. The most common Frissell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Frissell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Bread Peddler

  • Butter Dealer

  • Coat Maker


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

Frissell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Frissell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frissell 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 380 immigration records available for the last name Frissell. 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 Frissell. For the veterans among your Frissell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frissell Life Expectancy

What is the average Frissell lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2003, in the United States, Frissell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Frissell in 1947 was 43, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frissell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frissell 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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