Eisele Family History

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Eisele Name Meaning

from a short pet form of the personal name Isenhart, from Old High German isan ‘iron’ + hart ‘hardy’, ‘strong’. from Isenlin, a compound of Middle High German isen ‘iron’ + the hypocoristic suffix -lin, hence a nickname for a blacksmith, ironworker, or dealer in iron.

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

Similar surnames: Eisen, Eitel, Meisel, Eisert, Basel, Geisel, Heisel, Eisel, Beisel

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Eisele Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Eisele name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Eisele. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Eisele Family Origin

Where is the Eisele family from?

Eisele Family Occupations

What did your Eisele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eisele family was Tailor. Farmer, Baker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eisele. The most common Eisele occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Eisele's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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Eisele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Eisele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eisele 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Eisele. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Eisele. For the veterans among your Eisele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eisele Life Expectancy

What is the average Eisele lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Eisele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Eisele in 1948 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eisele 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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