Reisler Family History

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Reisler Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German reiseler ‘carter’, ‘carrier’. Respelling of German Reissler, a variant of Reitzel 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Reis 4 + the agent suffix -ler.

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

Similar surnames: Reisner, Meisler, Reiser, Zeisler, Weisler, Keisler, Geisler, Weisser

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Reisler Family Origin

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Reisler Family Occupations

What did your Reisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Machinist was the top reported job for people in the CA named Reisler. 34% of Reisler men worked as a Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Machinist
  • Salesman
  • Tinsmith

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

Reisler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Reisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reisler 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 763 immigration records available for the last name Reisler. 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 357 military records available for the last name Reisler. For the veterans among your Reisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Reisler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Reisler in 1963 was 70, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reisler 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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