Sisney Family History

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Sisney Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin, a variant of Sismey, a Cambridgeshire name of unexplained etymology.

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

Similar surnames: Sidney, Disney, Sisley, Rigney, Birney, Gosney, Winey, Sibley, Isley

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Sisney Family Origin

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Sisney Family Occupations

What did your Sisney ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sisney. 18% of Sisney men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Sisney women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sisney were Farming and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Farm Laborer
  • Housekeeper
  • Laborer

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

Sisney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sisney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sisney 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 127 immigration records available for the last name Sisney. 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 472 military records available for the last name Sisney. For the veterans among your Sisney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sisney Life Expectancy

What is the average Sisney lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Sisney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Sisney in 1947 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sisney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sisney 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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