Meisinger Family History

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Meisinger Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Meising in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Reisinger, Meilinger, Mensinger, Heisinger, Geisinger, Leisinger

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Meisinger Family Origin

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Meisinger Family Occupations

What did your Meisinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Meisinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Meisinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meisinger. A less common occupation for the Meisinger family was Boot & Shoe Maker.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Boiler Maker

    3%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    3%

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

Meisinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Meisinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Meisinger lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Meisinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Meisinger in 1960 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meisinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meisinger 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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