Whisenant Family History

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Whisenant Name Meaning

Probably a variant of an unidentified Dutch name.

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


Similar surnames: Hinnant, Whisnant, Whisonant, Whisenand, Wisehart, Winant, Winans

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Whisenant Family Origin

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Whisenant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whisenant. The most common Whisenant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Whisenant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whisenant family was Farm Laborer.

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Whisenant Historical Records

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Whisenant Life Expectancy

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