Kneisel Family History

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Kneisel Name Meaning

South German: variant of Knäusel, a diminutive of Knaus.

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


Similar surnames: Keitel, Heisel, Keiser, Keidel, Neiser, Knebel, Kneifl, Knisely

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Kneisel Family Origin

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Kneisel Family Occupations

What did your Kneisel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kneisel family was Boot Fitter. Farmer, Baker and Boot & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kneisel. The most common Kneisel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kneisel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Baker

    15%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    5%
  • Boot Fitter

    5%

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

Kneisel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kneisel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kneisel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kneisel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kneisel in 1948 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kneisel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kneisel 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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