Keiser Family History

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Keiser Name Meaning

Dutch or German: variant spelling of Keyser or Kaiser.

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


Similar surnames: Keyser, Reiser, Keizer, Peiser, Kayser, Kiser, Kaiser, Heiser, Weiser

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Keiser Family Origin

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Keiser Family Occupations

What did your Keiser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keiser. 11% of Keiser men worked as a Farmer and 6% of Keiser women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keiser were Clerk and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Salesman
    4%
  • Clerk
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Teacher
    5%
  • Stenographer
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Keiser Historical Records

What Keiser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Keiser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keiser 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Keiser. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Keiser. For the veterans among your Keiser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keiser Life Expectancy

What is the average Keiser lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Keiser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Keiser in 1942 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keiser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keiser 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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