Kishel Family History

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Kishel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kusel.

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


Similar surnames: Kissel, Fishel, Kusel, Kuschel, Kish, Kimel, Kiel, Kisel, Kachel

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Kishel Family Origin

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Kishel Family Occupations

What did your Kishel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker and Dentist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kishel. The most common Kishel occupation in the USA was Baker. 50% of Kishel's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Dentist

    50%

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

Kishel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kishel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kishel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Kishel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kishel in 1954 was 34, and 92 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kishel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kishel 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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