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Hyler Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Heiler .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hiler, Hyer, Eyler, Fyler, Byler, Hymer, Hyzer, Oyler, Hyser, Hyle

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Where is the Hyler family from?

You can see how Hyler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hyler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hyler families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 8 Hyler families living in Ontario. This was about 42% of all the recorded Hyler's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hyler families in 1911.
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What did your Hyler ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Hyler. 100% of Hyler men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Hyler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 774 immigration records available for the last name Hyler. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hyler. For the veterans among your Hyler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hyler lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hyler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hyler in 1956 was 30, and 58 in 2004.

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