Geisel Family History

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Geisel Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a personal name formed with Gisel- (see Giesel).

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

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Geisel Family Origin

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Geisel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%

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

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Geisel Historical Records

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Geisel Life Expectancy

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