Keesecker Family History

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Keesecker Name Meaning

altered spelling of Kiesecker, which may have arisen as a nickname from Middle Low German kif–sake ‘legal dispute’ or alternatively as a topographic name from Kies ‘gravel’, ‘coarse sand’ + Ecke ‘corner’ or -ecker, from Acker ‘field’. variant of Giesecke.

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


Similar surnames: Kesecker, Heidecker, Recker, Besecker, Neubecker, Secker, Bosecker

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Keesecker Family Origin

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Keesecker Family Occupations

What did your Keesecker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keesecker. The most common Keesecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Keesecker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keesecker family was Farm Labored.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Farm Labored

    7%

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Keesecker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keesecker Life Expectancy

What is the average Keesecker lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Keesecker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Keesecker in 1954 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keesecker 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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