Kissel Family History

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Kissel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Gisulf. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kusel.

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

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Kissel Family Origin

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Kissel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kissel. The most common Kissel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Kissel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kissel family was Carpenter.

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Kissel Historical Records

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Kissel Life Expectancy

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