Ahlers Family History

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Ahlers Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Ahler (see Ahler).

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

Similar surnames: Ahler, Ahlert, Ehlers, Ahles, Albers, Alles, Ahrens, Alers, Uhler

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Ahlers Family Origin

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Ahlers Family Occupations

What did your Ahlers ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farm Help and Scholar were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Ahlers. 50% of Ahlers men worked as a Farm Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farm Help
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Scholar

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

Ahlers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Ahlers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahlers 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Ahlers. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ahlers. For the veterans among your Ahlers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahlers Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahlers lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Ahlers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ahlers in 1948 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahlers 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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