Geiser Family History

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Geiser Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: occupational name for a goatherd, from a derivative of Middle High German geiz ‘goat’.

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


Similar surnames: Geisler, Gaiser, Geiger, Reiser, Geisert, Beiser, Leiser, Genser

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Geiser Family Origin

Where is the Geiser family from?

Geiser Family Occupations

What did your Geiser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Geiser. 16% of Geiser men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Geiser women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Geiser were Salesman and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    8%
  • Maid
    8%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Geiser Historical Records

What Geiser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Geiser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geiser 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Geiser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Geiser. For the veterans among your Geiser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geiser Life Expectancy

What is the average Geiser lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Geiser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Geiser in 1944 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geiser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geiser 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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