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Reissman Name Meaning

German (Reissmann): occupational name from Middle High German reisman ‘warrior’, ‘mounted messenger’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Reisman.

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


Similar surnames: Reisman, Rissman, Weissman, Messman, Reichman, Weissmann, Reitman

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Reissman Family Origin

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Reissman Family Occupations

What did your Reissman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reissman occupation in the USA was Mfr Paper Boxes. 100% of Reissman's were Mfr Paper Boxess.

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  • Mfr Paper Boxes

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Reissman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reissman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reissman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reissman. 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 Reissman. For the veterans among your Reissman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reissman Life Expectancy

What is the average Reissman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Reissman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Reissman in 1955 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reissman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reissman 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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