Meisenhelder Family History

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Meisenhelder Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place named Maisenhälden, near Neckarsulm.

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


Similar surnames: Meisenheimer, Veitenheimer, Weisenberger, Eisenlohr, Mergenthaler

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Meisenhelder Family Origin

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Meisenhelder Family Occupations

What did your Meisenhelder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Physician and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meisenhelder. The most common Meisenhelder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Meisenhelder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meisenhelder family was Confectioner.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Physician

    13%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Confectioner

    7%

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

Meisenhelder Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Meisenhelder Life Expectancy

What is the average Meisenhelder lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Meisenhelder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Meisenhelder in 1963 was 71, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meisenhelder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meisenhelder 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.

Famous Meisenhelder Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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