Ahler Family History

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Ahler Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements adal ‘noble’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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

Similar surnames: Agler, Ahlert, Ahles, Ahlers, Dahler, Ahner, Uhler, Ohler, Agner

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Ahler Family Origin

Where is the Ahler family from?

Ahler Family Occupations

What did your Ahler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahler. A less common occupation for the Ahler family was Keeping House. The most common Ahler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Ahler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House


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

Ahler Historical Records

What Ahler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ahler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahler 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Ahler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 355 military records available for the last name Ahler. For the veterans among your Ahler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahler Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ahler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ahler in 1963 was 67, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahler 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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