Keslar Family History

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Keslar Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kessler or Jewish (Ashkenazic) Keslyar or Kesler (see Kessler).

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


Similar surnames: Kesler, Kemler, Kessler, Kezar, Kasler, Gesler, Kusler, Keasler

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Keslar Family Origin

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Keslar Family Occupations

What did your Keslar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keslar family was Clothier. The most common Keslar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Keslar's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keslar.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Clothier

    6%

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

Keslar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keslar Life Expectancy

What is the average Keslar lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Keslar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Keslar in 1963 was 82, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keslar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keslar 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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