Chrysler Family History

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Chrysler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kreisler.

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

Similar surnames: Chrisler, Crysler, Crisler, Chrisley, Cryer, Chisler, Risler, Chesler

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Chrysler Family Origin

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Chrysler Family Occupations

What did your Chrysler ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Chrysler. 38% of Chrysler men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Chrysler women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chrysler were Storekeeper and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Apearist
  • Painter
  • Storekeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Housekeeper
  • Nurse

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

Chrysler Historical Records

What Chrysler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Chrysler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chrysler 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Chrysler. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Chrysler. For the veterans among your Chrysler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chrysler Life Expectancy

What is the average Chrysler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Chrysler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Chrysler in 1952 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chrysler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chrysler 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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