Gassler Family History

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Gassler Name Meaning

German (Gässler): topographic name for someone who lived in a side street, from a noun derivative of gazze (see Gass).

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

Similar surnames: Gasser, Gassner, Hassler, Gussler, Kassler, Kissler, Fassler, Gessler

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Gassler Family Origin

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Gassler Family Occupations

What did your Gassler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gassler. 12% of Gassler men worked as a Machinist and 45% of Gassler women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gassler were Salesman and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Machinist
  • Farmer
  • Baker
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid
  • Stenographer

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

Gassler Historical Records

What Gassler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gassler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gassler 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 733 immigration records available for the last name Gassler. 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 958 military records available for the last name Gassler. For the veterans among your Gassler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gassler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gassler lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Gassler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gassler in 1966 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gassler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gassler 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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