Russler Family History

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Russler Name Meaning

occupational name for a farmer, from an agent derivative of rüsseln ‘to shallow plow’. variant of Rüssel (see Russell 2). EG

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


Similar surnames: Rossler, Nessler, Busser, Gussler, Roessler, Reusser, Nusser, Kissler

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Russler Family Origin

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Russler Family Occupations

What did your Russler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Russler family was Clerk In P. Office. The most common Russler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Russler's were Farmers. Farmer, Basket Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Russler.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Basket Maker

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk In P. Office

    7%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Russler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Russler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Russler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Russler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Russler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Russler. For the veterans among your Russler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Russler Life Expectancy

What is the average Russler lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2003, in the United States, Russler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Russler in 1947 was 43, and 62 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Russler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Russler 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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