Nesler Family History

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Nesler Name Meaning

South German: variant spelling of Nessler.

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

Similar surnames: Nesser, Mesler, Nester, Besler, Fesler, Kesler, Sesler, Neller

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Nesler Family Origin

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Nesler Family Occupations

What did your Nesler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nesler. 13% of Nesler men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Nesler women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nesler were Attendant and House Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Dentist
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • House Keeper

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

Nesler Historical Records

What Nesler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nesler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nesler 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 385 immigration records available for the last name Nesler. 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 518 military records available for the last name Nesler. For the veterans among your Nesler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nesler Life Expectancy

What is the average Nesler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nesler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nesler in 1953 was 28, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nesler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nesler 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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