Amsler Family History

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Amsler Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name from Amslen in Switzerland. German: occupational name for a fowler (bird-catcher), from an agent derivative of Amsel. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Amsle, Yiddish name of Nams{l-}au in Silesia.

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

Similar surnames: Amster, Hosler, Tasler, Rosler, Tesler, Risler, Ramser, Sisler, Miler

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Amsler Family Origin

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Amsler Family Occupations

What did your Amsler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Amsler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Amsler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amsler. A less common occupation for the Amsler family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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

Amsler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Amsler Life Expectancy

What is the average Amsler lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Amsler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Amsler in 1945 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amsler 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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