Gieseking Family History

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Gieseking Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Gieseke.

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


Similar surnames: Giesing, Dierking, Gieseke, Riebeling, Thesing, Gresens, Viering

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Gieseking Family Origin

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Gieseking Family Occupations

What did your Gieseking ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gieseking family was Farming. Brick Layer, Confectioner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gieseking. The most common Gieseking occupation in the USA was Brick Layer. 11% of Gieseking's were Brick Layers.

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  • Brick Layer

    11%
  • Confectioner

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

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

Gieseking Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gieseking Life Expectancy

What is the average Gieseking lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Gieseking life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gieseking in 1961 was 60, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gieseking

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gieseking 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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