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Zoiss Family History

Zoiss Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Zeiss, Zoss, Ross, Moss, Bliss, Oss, Biss, Foss, Boss, Weiss

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Where is the Zoiss family from?

You can see how Zoiss families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Zoiss family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Zoiss family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Zoiss's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Zoiss families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zoiss surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Zoiss ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 22 census records available for the last name Zoiss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zoiss census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Zoiss. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 33 military records available for the last name Zoiss. For the veterans among your Zoiss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Zoiss lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1995, in the United States, Zoiss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Zoiss in 1975 was 86, and 47 in 1995.

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