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Cuyler Name Meaning

Dutch: probably a variant of Koole, from a short form of the personal name Nikolaas (see Nicholas). This is a common Dutch name in the Albany area. A variant form of the surname in the Netherlands is Kuilart, suggesting perhaps that these could be occupational names for a potato grower, from kuilen ‘to plant potatoes’ (from kuil ‘pit’, ‘hole’).

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


Similar surnames: Curler, Huyler, Casler, Fuller, Cutler, Curley, Myler, Puller, Dumler

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Cuyler Family Origin

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Cuyler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Student

    25%

In 1881, Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cuyler. The most common Cuyler occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Cuyler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cuyler family was Student.

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