Geisinger Family History

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Geisinger Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Geisingen in southwestern Germany or Geising, south of Dresden.

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

Similar surnames: Reisinger, Leisinger, Meisinger, Eisinger, Weininger, Frisinger

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Geisinger Family Origin

Where is the Geisinger family from?

Geisinger Family Occupations

What did your Geisinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Geisinger. 11% of Geisinger men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Geisinger women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Geisinger were Clerk and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Operator
  • Clerk
  • Housework

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

Geisinger Historical Records

What Geisinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Geisinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geisinger 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 691 immigration records available for the last name Geisinger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Geisinger. For the veterans among your Geisinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geisinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Geisinger lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Geisinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geisinger in 1950 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geisinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geisinger 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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