Kisker Family History

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Kisker Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Kisker in Westphalia.

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

Similar surnames: Kiker, Kinker, Kister, Kinder, Kizer, Lisker, Kiecker, Klicker

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Kisker Family Origin

Where is the Kisker family from?

Kisker Family Occupations

What did your Kisker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kisker family was Retail Grocer. Carpenter, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kisker. The most common Kisker occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Kisker's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer


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

Kisker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kisker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kisker 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 214 immigration records available for the last name Kisker. 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 461 military records available for the last name Kisker. For the veterans among your Kisker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kisker Life Expectancy

What is the average Kisker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kisker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kisker in 1946 was 40, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kisker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kisker 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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