Geeslin Family History

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Geeslin Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Giessling (a variant of Giesel), or of Kiesling.

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


Similar surnames: Reesman, Brislin, Leesman, Keesling, Goslin, Gerkin, Yellin, Geesey

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Geeslin Family Origin

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Geeslin Family Occupations

What did your Geeslin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geeslin. A less common occupation for the Geeslin family was Farm Laborer. The most common Geeslin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Geeslin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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Geeslin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geeslin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geeslin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Geeslin. 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 Geeslin. For the veterans among your Geeslin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geeslin Life Expectancy

What is the average Geeslin lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Geeslin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Geeslin in 1956 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geeslin 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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