Vise Family History

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Vise Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a boundary, Old French devise.

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

Similar surnames: Vine, Bise, Wise, Rise, Pike, Pine, Vis, Tite, Vass, Kise

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Vise Family Origin

Where is the Vise family from?

Vise Family Occupations

What did your Vise ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Vise's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vise family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vise.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Blacksmith


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

Vise Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Vise. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vise 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 621 immigration records available for the last name Vise. 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 Vise. For the veterans among your Vise ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vise Life Expectancy

What is the average Vise lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Vise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Vise in 1958 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vise

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vise 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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