Giesey Family History

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Giesey Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Giese or of Swiss German Giesel.

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


Similar surnames: Giesy, Geesey, Giggey, Gisel, Kinsey, Gieser, Giesel, Keesey, Wiesen

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Giesey Family Origin

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Giesey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Saddler

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Saddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giesey. A less common occupation for the Giesey family was Carpenter. The most common Giesey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Giesey's were Farmers.

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Giesey Historical Records

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Giesey Life Expectancy

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