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Geisert Family History

Geisert Name Meaning
German and Swiss German: variant of Geiser.German: from a reduced form of the personal name Geishard, from Old High German gisil ‘scion’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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

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4,156 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
498 Military Records
415 Immigration Records
1,983 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Geisert Families

  • Number of Geisert families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Geisert census records

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Geisert Family Origin

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Geisert Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Geisert

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Geisert Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Geisert census records

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Geisert Civil War Service Records

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