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Gieseler Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the Germanic personal name Giselher, from gisil ‘offspring’, ‘pledge’, ‘noble offspring’ (see Giesel) + heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Giesel, Wieseler, Giebler, Giesler, Essler, Gieseke, Fieseler

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Gieseler Family Origin

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Gieseler Family Occupations

What did your Gieseler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gieseler. 24% of Gieseler men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    24%
  • Bartender
    16%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%

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

Gieseler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gieseler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gieseler 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 697 immigration records available for the last name Gieseler. 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 762 military records available for the last name Gieseler. For the veterans among your Gieseler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gieseler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gieseler lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gieseler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gieseler in 1962 was 70, and 56 in 2004.

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