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 1880, a less common occupation for the Ahlers family was Farming. Farmer, Grocer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahlers. The most common Ahlers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Ahlers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Grocer

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

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Ahlers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahlers

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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