Latest Nissen photos
These photos were uploaded by members of the Nissen community on AncientFaces.
Nissen Surname History
The family history of the Nissen last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Nissen:
- Nissen family history
- Nissen country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Nissen last name meaning & etymology
- Nissen spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Nissen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
No one has submitted information on Nissen country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the Nissen country of origin. The following is speculative information about Nissen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The nationality of Nissen can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Nissen may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Nissen Meaning & Etymology
No one has submitted information on Nissen meaning and etymology. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the meaning of Nissen. The following is speculative information about Nissen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The meaning of Nissen come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Nissen come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Nissen Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
No one has added information on Nissen spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Nissen. The following is speculative information about Nissen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
In early history when few people could write, names such as Nissen were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Nissen. Surnames like Nissen change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over generations. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Nissen surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to NissenNißen Nissen-adametz Nissen andersen Nissen-appleyard Nissen arentz Nissenbach Nissenbainn Nissen-bau Nissen-baudewig Nissenbaum Nissenbaun Nissenbe Nissen-beckmann Nissenber Nissenberg Nissenblatt Nissen-borchert Nissenboum Nissen-brown Nissen buck
Nissen Family Tree
Here are a few of the Nissen genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Nissens
- Ada L Nissen 1902 - 1992
- Anton Nissen 1899 - 1977
- Arnold Nissen 1884 - 1970
- Lillian Nissen 1930 - 1995
- William Nissen 1952 - 1976
- Herman Nissen 1898 - 1979
- Fred Nissen 1895 - 1981
- Henry H Nissen 1918 - 2004
- Edna M Nissen 1901 - 1989
- Frank D Nissen 1918 - 2001