Geesey Family History

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Geesey Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Geese or Giese.

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

Similar surnames: Giesey, Keesey, Geese, Giesy, Deese, Keeley, Beese, Gessel, Goewey

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Geesey Family Origin

Where is the Geesey family from?

Geesey Family Occupations

What did your Geesey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Geesey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Geesey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geesey family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geesey.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Geesey Historical Records

What Geesey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Geesey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geesey 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 147 immigration records available for the last name Geesey. 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 980 military records available for the last name Geesey. For the veterans among your Geesey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geesey Life Expectancy

What is the average Geesey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Geesey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geesey in 1949 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geesey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geesey 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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