Keisler Family History

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Keisler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a kettle or cauldron maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kezzel ‘kettle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kessler, Zeisler, Geisler, Weisler, Keiler, Reisler, Meisler, Kensler

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Keisler Family Origin

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Keisler Family Occupations

What did your Keisler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Keisler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Keisler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Keisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Keisler in 1943 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keisler 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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