Geiselman Family History

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Geiselman Name Meaning

German: from an extended form of Geisel.

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

Similar surnames: Meiselman, Gieselman, Besselman, Seidelman, Gunselman, Wesselman

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Geiselman Family Origin

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Geiselman Family Occupations

What did your Geiselman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Dealer In Dry Goods & Groceries were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geiselman. A less common occupation for the Geiselman family was Keeping House. The most common Geiselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Geiselman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Dealer In Dry Goods & Groceries

  • Keeping House


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

Geiselman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Geiselman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geiselman 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 156 immigration records available for the last name Geiselman. 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 728 military records available for the last name Geiselman. For the veterans among your Geiselman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geiselman Life Expectancy

What is the average Geiselman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Geiselman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Geiselman in 1963 was 72, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geiselman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geiselman 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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