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Thaler Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from Middle High German tal ‘valley’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Germanized form of Slovenian surname Dolar, a topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, from dol ‘valley’, a word of German origin.

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

Similar surnames: Halter, Tobler, Hayer, Tuller, Haer, Haber, Haler, Tasler, Trager

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Where is the Thaler family from?

You can see how Thaler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Thaler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Thaler families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 90 Thaler families living in Ontario. This was about 86% of all the recorded Thaler's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Thaler families in 1911.
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What did your Thaler ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Thaler. 84% of Thaler 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
  • Labourer
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Thaler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thaler 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Thaler. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Thaler. For the veterans among your Thaler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Thaler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Thaler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Thaler in 1943 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

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