Geigle Family History

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Geigle Name Meaning

South German (Swabian): metonymic occupational name for a violinist, from Middle High German gige ‘violin’ + the South German diminutive suffix -ele.

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


Similar surnames: Daigle, Geiger, Feige, Gengler, Geisler, Geil, Weidle, Heinle, Gille

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Geigle Family Origin

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Geigle Family Occupations

What did your Geigle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geigle. The most common Geigle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Geigle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geigle family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Stone Mason

    20%
  • Brick Mason

    10%

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

Geigle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geigle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geigle 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Geigle. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Geigle. For the veterans among your Geigle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geigle Life Expectancy

What is the average Geigle lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Geigle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geigle in 1962 was 66, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geigle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geigle 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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