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Ambler Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): from Middle English ambler ‘walker’, ‘steady-paced horse or mule’ (ultimately from Latin ambulare ‘to walk’), probably applied to someone with a steady, easy-going temperament. Reaney suggests that it may have been a facetious nickname for a fuller.

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


Similar surnames: Cobler, Ammer, Alber, Arber, Gabler, Amster, Ambers, Tobler, Wampler

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Ambler Family Origin

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Ambler Family Occupations

What did your Ambler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Scholar, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ambler. A less common occupation for the Ambler family was Cigar Maker. The most common Ambler occupation in Canada was Scholar. 22% of Ambler's were Scholars.

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  • Scholar

    22%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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Ambler Historical Records

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Ambler Life Expectancy

What is the average Ambler lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Ambler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ambler in 1941 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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