Kizer Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Kizer Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Keyser or German Kaiser. Jewish (from Ukraine): habitational name for someone from the village of Kizya, now in Ukraine.

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


Similar surnames: Kiper, Kiker, Kilzer, Kifer, Kiner, Kober, Lier, Lizer, Hizer, Izer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kizer Family Origin

Where is the Kizer family from?

Kizer Family Occupations

What did your Kizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kizer family was Farm Lab. Farmer, C. Engineer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kizer. The most common Kizer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Kizer's were Farmers.

View Census data for Kizer | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    33%
  • C. Engineer

    11%
  • Cooper

    11%
  • Farm Lab

    11%

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

Kizer Historical Records

What Kizer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kizer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Kizer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kizer. 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.

View all Kizer immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kizer. For the veterans among your Kizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Kizer military records

You've only scratched the surface of Kizer family history.

Kizer Life Expectancy

What is the average Kizer lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Kizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kizer in 1947 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kizer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kizer 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.

Famous Kizer Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Look up another name