Visel Name Meaning

German: variant of Viesel, itself a variant of Fiesel (see Feasel).

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


Similar surnames: Gisel, Vasel, Viel, Viles, Kisel, Bisel, Eisel, Wiser, Vesel, Kisiel

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Visel Family Origin

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Visel Family Occupations

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  • Brass Finisher

    14%
  • Carriage Body Maker

    14%
  • Drayman

    14%
  • Farming

    14%

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In 1880, Brass Finisher, Carriage Body Maker and Drayman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Visel. A less common occupation for the Visel family was Farming. The most common Visel occupation in the USA was Brass Finisher. 14% of Visel's were Brass Finishers.

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Visel Historical Records

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Visel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Visel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Visel in 1952 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Visel

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