Zeisler Family History

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Zeisler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a bird dealer or catcher, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zisel ‘siskin’ (see Zeise). North German: variant of Ziesler, a nickname for a person in a hurry or one who did sloppy work.

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

Similar surnames: Meisler, Reisler, Geisler, Weisler, Keisler, Zeidler, Neisler, Zeiler

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Zeisler Family Origin

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Zeisler Family Occupations

What did your Zeisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Locksmith and Private Means were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Zeisler. 50% of Zeisler women worked as a Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Locksmith

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Zeisler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zeisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zeisler 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 Zeisler. 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 802 military records available for the last name Zeisler. For the veterans among your Zeisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zeisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeisler lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Zeisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Zeisler in 1951 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeisler 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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