Shuler Family History

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Shuler Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schuler. Americanized spelling of German Schuler. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Šuler, archaic spelling of Šolar (see Sholar).

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


Similar surnames: Sheler, Shular, Shutler, Shuter, Schuler, Schuller, Shubert, Sher

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Shuler Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Shuler name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Shuler. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    54%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    4%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Shuler Family Origin

Where is the Shuler family from?

Shuler Family Occupations

What did your Shuler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shuler. A less common occupation for the Shuler family was Servant. The most common Shuler occupation in Canada was Farm Labourer. 29% of Shuler's were Farm Labourers.

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  • Farm Labourer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Servant

    14%

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

Shuler Historical Records

What Shuler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Shuler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shuler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Shuler. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Shuler. For the veterans among your Shuler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shuler Life Expectancy

What is the average Shuler lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Shuler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Shuler in 1940 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shuler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shuler 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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