Liss Family History

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Liss Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Lis.

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

Similar surnames: Lis, Fliss, Lass, Niss, List, Lisa, Less, Lisy, Fiss, Wiss

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Liss Family Origin

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Liss Family Occupations

What did your Liss ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Liss. 50% of Liss men worked as a Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Liss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Liss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liss 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Liss. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Liss. For the veterans among your Liss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liss Life Expectancy

What is the average Liss lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Liss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Liss in 1952 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Liss 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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