Kissner Family History

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Kissner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kistner.

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


Similar surnames: Kisner, Kinser, Kessner, Lissner, Kistner, Kinsler, Kiener, Wissner

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Kissner Family Origin

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Kissner Family Occupations

What did your Kissner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kissner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Kissner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kissner. A less common occupation for the Kissner family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    12%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Kissner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Kissner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kissner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kissner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kissner in 1958 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kissner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kissner 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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