Heiskell Family History

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Heiskell Name Meaning

English: variant of Haskell.

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


Similar surnames: Hessell, Halsell, Isbell, Hansell, Edsell, Hairrell, Chriswell

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Heiskell Family Origin

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Heiskell Family Occupations

What did your Heiskell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heiskell family was At Home. The most common Heiskell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Heiskell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heiskell.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • At Home

    4%

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

Heiskell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heiskell Life Expectancy

What is the average Heiskell lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Heiskell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Heiskell in 1960 was 58, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heiskell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heiskell 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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