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Guettler Name Meaning

South German (Güttler): status name for the holder of a small farm, from Middle High German güetelin ‘small holding’, ultimately from guot ‘property’.

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


Similar surnames: Gettler, Gurtler, Kuttler, Zettler, Buettner, Koetter, Kettler

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Guettler Family Origin

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Guettler Family Occupations

What did your Guettler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Guettler. 13% of Guettler men worked as a Farmer and 47% of Guettler women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guettler were Truck Driver and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Farm Operator
    10%
  • Engineer
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    47%
  • Teacher
    27%
  • School Teacher
    14%
  • Housework
    14%

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

Guettler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Guettler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guettler 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 327 immigration records available for the last name Guettler. 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 259 military records available for the last name Guettler. For the veterans among your Guettler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guettler Life Expectancy

What is the average Guettler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Guettler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Guettler in 1959 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guettler

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