Keisler Family History

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Keisler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a kettle or cauldron maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kezzel ‘kettle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kessler, Zeisler, Geisler, Weisler, Keiler, Reisler, Meisler, Kensler

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Keisler Family Origin

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Keisler Family Occupations

What did your Keisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keisler. 12% of Keisler men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Keisler women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keisler were Farm Laborer and Cashier

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Farming
    10%
  • Farm Laborer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    17%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Cashier
    4%

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

Keisler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Keisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keisler 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Keisler. 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 Keisler. For the veterans among your Keisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Keisler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Keisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Keisler in 1943 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keisler 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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