Niswander Family History

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Niswander Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Neuschwander (see Neuenschwander) or of the Dutch cognate Nijswander.

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


Similar surnames: Niswonger, Neiswander, Swander, Newswanger, Nighswander, Neiswender

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Niswander Family Origin

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Niswander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Niswander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Niswander's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Niswander family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niswander.

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Niswander Historical Records

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Niswander Life Expectancy

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