Kisel Family History

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Kisel Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Kissel.

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


Similar surnames: Gisel, Kivel, Kisiel, Kimel, Hisel, Kissel, Wikel, Kasel, Niel

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Kisel Family Origin

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Kisel Family Occupations

What did your Kisel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker & Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kisel. A less common occupation for the Kisel family was Cigar Packer. The most common Kisel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Kisel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Baker & Grocer

    10%
  • Cigar Packer

    10%

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

Kisel Historical Records

What Kisel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Kisel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kisel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kisel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kisel in 1962 was 64, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kisel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kisel 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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