Kistler Family History

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Kistler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a joiner or cabinet maker, Middle High German kisteler. Compare Kistner.

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


Similar surnames: Kistner, Kissler, Kittler, Kastner, Mistler, Fistler, Keisler

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Kistler Family Origin

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Kistler Family Occupations

What did your Kistler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Cashier and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kistler. 10% of Kistler men worked as a Bank Cashier and 63% of Kistler women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kistler were Insurance Ledger Clerk and Domestic Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Cashier
    10%
  • Ford Salesman
    10%
  • Hotel Proprietor
    10%
  • Insurance Ledger Clerk
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    63%
  • Bookkeeper (chemical Ma
    7%
  • Domestic Duties
    7%
  • Domestic Help
    7%

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

Kistler Historical Records

What Kistler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Kistler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kistler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kistler

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kistler. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Kistler. For the veterans among your Kistler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kistler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kistler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kistler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kistler in 1950 was 58, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kistler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kistler 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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