Visel Family History

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Visel Name Meaning

German: variant of Viesel, itself a variant of Fiesel (see Feasel).

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


Similar surnames: Gisel, Vasel, Viel, Viles, Kisel, Bisel, Eisel, Wiser, Vesel, Kisiel

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Visel Family Origin

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Visel Family Occupations

What did your Visel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Visel. 23% of Visel men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Visel women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Visel were Electrician and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Electrician
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
    50%
  • Seamstress
    50%

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

Visel Historical Records

What Visel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Visel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Visel 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 308 immigration records available for the last name Visel. 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 323 military records available for the last name Visel. For the veterans among your Visel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Visel Life Expectancy

What is the average Visel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Visel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Visel in 1952 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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