Werstler Family History

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Werstler Name Meaning

German: probably a nickname for a pugnacious or athletic person, from Middle Low German worstelen ‘to wrestle’.

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


Similar surnames: Hettler, Wessler, Weisler, Wester, Nestler, Gerster, Weisser, Besler

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Werstler Family Origin

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Werstler Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Cigar Packer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Werstler family was Keeping House. The most common Werstler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Werstler's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Packer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werstler.

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Werstler Historical Records

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Werstler Life Expectancy

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