Kesel Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone living on gravelly land. Compare German Kiesel.

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


Similar surnames: Kiesel, Kessel, Keser, Kusel, Kosel, Keel, Kestel, Keyser, Kisiel

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Kesel Family Origin

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Kesel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cigar Maker

    17%
  • Artist

    8%
  • Bakery

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Artist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kesel. A less common occupation for the Kesel family was Bakery. The most common Kesel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kesel's were Farmers.

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Kesel Historical Records

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Kesel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Kesel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kesel in 1962 was 66, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kesel

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