Gisler Family History

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Gisler Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Gieseler. Altered spelling of German Geisler.

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

Similar surnames: Giesler, Geisler, Risler, Sisler, Disler, Wisler, Gigler, Isler

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Gisler Family Origin

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Gisler Family Occupations

What did your Gisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gisler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Gisler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gisler family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gisler.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Gisler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gisler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gisler. 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 533 military records available for the last name Gisler. For the veterans among your Gisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gisler lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gisler in 1957 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gisler 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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