Kiesler Family History

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Kiesler Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of gravelly land (see Kiesel), or habitational name for someone from a place named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Kieler, Kissler, Diestler, Giesler, Risler, Kiecker, Kuebler, Kieser

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Kiesler Family Origin

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Kiesler Family Occupations

What did your Kiesler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kiesler family was Fire Insur. Agent. The most common Kiesler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kiesler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiesler.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Fire Insur. Agent


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

Kiesler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kiesler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kiesler 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 628 immigration records available for the last name Kiesler. 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 805 military records available for the last name Kiesler. For the veterans among your Kiesler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kiesler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kiesler lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kiesler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kiesler in 1961 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kiesler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kiesler 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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