Geisel Family History

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Geisel Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a personal name formed with Gisel- (see Giesel).

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

Similar surnames: Geibel, Heisel, Beisel, Meisel, Weisel, Leidel, Gessel, Geiser, Gisel

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Geisel Family Origin

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Geisel Family Occupations

What did your Geisel ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Geisel. 78% of Geisel men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Geisel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Geisel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geisel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Geisel. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Geisel. For the veterans among your Geisel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geisel Life Expectancy

What is the average Geisel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Geisel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Geisel in 1952 was 63, and 80 in 2004.

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