Keisling Family History

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Keisling Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kiesling.

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


Similar surnames: Kisling, Keasling, Keesling, Kiessling, Keeling, Kesling, Riling

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Keisling Family Origin

Where is the Keisling family from?

Keisling Family Occupations

What did your Keisling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keisling family was Carpenter. The most common Keisling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Keisling's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keisling.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Keisling Historical Records

What Keisling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Keisling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keisling 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 Keisling

Passenger List

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

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Keisling Life Expectancy

What is the average Keisling lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Keisling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Keisling in 1949 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keisling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keisling 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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