Kissling Family History

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Kissling Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Gisilo (see Giesel).

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

Similar surnames: Kiesling, Kolling, Gosling, Kersting, Wissing, Kisling, Wessling

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Kissling Family Origin

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Kissling Family Occupations

What did your Kissling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kissling. The most common Kissling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kissling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kissling family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Shoemaker

  • Blacksmith


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

Kissling Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kissling Life Expectancy

What is the average Kissling lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kissling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kissling in 1962 was 66, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kissling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kissling 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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