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Gieselman Name Meaning

North German (Gieselmann): variant of Geiselmann (see Geisel).

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


Similar surnames: Geiselman, Wieseman, Siegelman, Pinkelman, Eiserman, Kielman, Weseman

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Gieselman Family Origin

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Gieselman Family Occupations

What did your Gieselman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gieselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Gieselman's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerks In Groc. Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gieselman. A less common occupation for the Gieselman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Clerks In Groc. Store

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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Gieselman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gieselman Life Expectancy

What is the average Gieselman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gieselman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gieselman in 1958 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gieselman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gieselman 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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