Gieser Family History

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Gieser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a foundryman, from an agent derivative of Middle High German giezen ‘to pour or cast’.

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


Similar surnames: Kieser, Zieser, Goeser, Fieser, Grieser, Bieser, Geiser, Giesler

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Gieser Family Origin

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Gieser Family Occupations

What did your Gieser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gieser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gieser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gieser family was Brewer. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gieser.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Barber Shop

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

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

Gieser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gieser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gieser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gieser

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gieser. 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 Gieser. For the veterans among your Gieser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gieser Life Expectancy

What is the average Gieser lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gieser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gieser in 1957 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gieser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gieser 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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